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How to Add public_uploads Path in Laravel “filesystems.php” config

Get to know how to add public_uploads path in Laravel filesystem PHP config to get the public path instead of the storage path

Created on Jan 25, 2022

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In this short snippet, you will learn how to add a public_uploads path as a "disk" option which will allow you to get the files which is located in the "public" directory.
To set that up all you have to do is define a new configuration like below and it's how it works. 
<?php // filesystems.php

'public_uploads' => [
    'driver' => 'local',
    'root'   => public_path(),
],
And now you can access the disk as follows "disk('public_uploads')".
<?php

\Storage::disk('public_uploads')->url('some-file.png');
The path that it will generate will be something like (let's take example.test as the local domain then the output will be as follows):
https://example.test/some-file.png
Instead of:
https://example.test/storage/some-file.png

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