Posting a blob image with axios and Vue.js

Posted 11 months ago by GaBPC

Hi, I'm trying to post an image taken with Pixlcore from my Vue.js client to my Laravel controller using Axios. I have converted the image from the data URI to a JS's Blob.

Besides the image, I want to upload several data, in some cases arrays. An example of the data could be:

data: {
    name: "Example name",
    vehicles_id: [1, 2, 3, 4, 5],
    company_id: 9,
    image: Blob,

And I'm posting the data as:'/route/to/controller', data)...

I added the following header to Axios:

window.axios.defaults.headers.common['Content-Type'] = 'multipart/form-data';

The problem is, on the request, the image attribute is empty and Laravel validation fails because the image is required. And, if I change the plain data object to a FormData object, the array (vehicles_id in this example) is not sent properly and the Laravel validation fails saying vehicles_id is not an array.

There is a way to send all this data together? Or there is some problem in my code I'm not seeing.


Please sign in or create an account to participate in this conversation.