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tabulator an interactive table JavaScript library

With the tabulator you can create interactive tables in seconds from any HTML tables, JavaScript arrays, AJAX data sources or JSON-formatted data. The tab works with all major front-end JavaScript frameworks, including React, Angular, and Vue.


<div id="example-table"></div>

JavaScript – Simple Table

//define data array
var tabledata = [
    {id:1, name:"Oli Bob", progress:12, gender:"male", rating:1, col:"red", dob:"19/02/1984", car:1},
    {id:2, name:"Mary May", progress:1, gender:"female", rating:2, col:"blue", dob:"14/05/1982", car:true},
    {id:3, name:"Christine Lobowski", progress:42, gender:"female", rating:0, col:"green", dob:"22/05/1982", car:"true"},
    {id:4, name:"Brendon Philips", progress:100, gender:"male", rating:1, col:"orange", dob:"01/08/1980"},
    {id:5, name:"Margret Marmajuke", progress:16, gender:"female", rating:5, col:"yellow", dob:"31/01/1999"},
    {id:6, name:"Frank Harbours", progress:38, gender:"male", rating:4, col:"red", dob:"12/05/1966", car:1},

//initialize table
var table = new Tabulator("#example-table", {
    data:tabledata, //assign data to table
    autoColumns:true, //create columns from data field names

JavaScript – Feature Rich Table

var table = new Tabulator("#example-table", {
    data:tabledata,           //load row data from array
    layout:"fitColumns",      //fit columns to width of table
    responsiveLayout:"hide",  //hide columns that dont fit on the table
    tooltips:true,            //show tool tips on cells
    addRowPos:"top",          //when adding a new row, add it to the top of the table
    history:true,             //allow undo and redo actions on the table
    pagination:"local",       //paginate the data
    paginationSize:7,         //allow 7 rows per page of data
    movableColumns:true,      //allow column order to be changed
    resizableRows:true,       //allow row order to be changed
    initialSort:[             //set the initial sort order of the data
        {column:"name", dir:"asc"},
    columns:[                 //define the table columns
        {title:"Name", field:"name", editor:"input"},
        {title:"Task Progress", field:"progress", hozAlign:"left", formatter:"progress", editor:true},
        {title:"Gender", field:"gender", width:95, editor:"select", editorParams:{values:["male", "female"]}},
        {title:"Rating", field:"rating", formatter:"star", hozAlign:"center", width:100, editor:true},
        {title:"Color", field:"col", width:130, editor:"input"},
        {title:"Date Of Birth", field:"dob", width:130, sorter:"date", hozAlign:"center"},
        {title:"Driver", field:"car", width:90,  hozAlign:"center", formatter:"tickCross", sorter:"boolean", editor:true},

jquery tree plugin : jstree

jsTree jQuery plugin that provides interactive trees. It’s completely free , open source and distributed under the MIT license.

jsTree is easily extensible , Themable and configurable, supports HTML and JSON data sources , AJAX & asynchronous callback load.<


jsTree working properly either box model (content playpen or border- box) can be loaded as a module and AMD has a built in mobile theme for responsive design, can be easily customized. It uses jQuery’s event system , so that the binding callbacks at various events in the tree structure is simple and easy.

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