Laravel 8 Dynamic Autocomplete Search with Select2 Tutorial

Admin   Laravel   796  2021-03-17 14:20:03

Hi Guys,

In this example,I will learn you how to use dynamic autocomplete search with select2 in laravel can easy and simply use dynamic autocomplete search with select2 in laravel 8.

we have more or thousands of records on our tables like users, products, tags etc, so that can not possible to handle in manage from select box. But you must require to make select dropdown for your products tables then you can do it using select2.js plugin.

In this tutorial, i going to give you full example from scratch so you can easily understand and implement it on your project. You have to just follow few step to done this example.

Step 1: Install Laravel Project

First, you need to download the laravel fresh setup. Use this command then download laravel project setup :


composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel blog

Step 2: Database Configuration

In this step, configure database with your downloded/installed laravel 8 app. So, you need to find .env file and setup database details as following:






DB_USERNAME=db user name

DB_PASSWORD=db password

Step 3: Create Migration and Model

Create a Movie Model that is generated by the following model command.


php artisan make:model Movie -m

In this step, we need to add new row "name" in movies table and model. than we need to run migration. so let's change that on both file.