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DataTables with Sorting, Searching and Paging

In web development every developer needs table to show data in tabular format. Most of the times we retrieve data dynamically from databases. If a table contains a large number of rows, then user have to scroll the page top to bottom, or suppose users wants to search specific data in the table then he cannot find easily. To solve these all problems we have one solution, i.e. DataTable.

The stated goal of DataTables is “To enhance the accessibility of data in HTML tables”.

DataTables is a plug-in for the jQuery JavaScript library. It is a highly flexible tool, based upon the foundations of progressive enhancement, and will add advanced interaction controls to any HTML table.

Required libraries:

HTML Table code with required libraries:


End users need to be able to obtain useful information from the table as quickly as possible and for this DataTables has built in features such as ordering, searching and paging.

About Rahul Mahadik

Rahul Mahdik is the Founder/Owner of TechnoScripts and also currently working with a leading web development company as a Software Developer. He received his Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from University of Pune. He is passionate about technical blogging, learn and explore new things and almost versatile in terms of programming across various languages & frameworks such as Java, Android, PHP, MySQL, WordPress,Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, Java Scripts, jQuery, Grails-Groovy and more.

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