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jQWidgets jqxDataTable sortable Property

  • Last Updated : 12 Oct, 2021

jQWidgets is a JavaScript framework for making web-based applications for PC and mobile devices. It is a very powerful, optimized, platform-independent, and widely supported framework. The jqxDataTable is used for reading and displaying the data from the HTML Table. This is also used to display data from various data sources like XML, JSON, Array, CSV, or TSV.

The sortable property is used for enabling or disabling the sorting feature of the specified jqxDataTable.

Syntax:

Set the sortable property:

$('#dataTable').jqxDataTable({sortable: true});  

 

Return the sortable property:

var sortable = $('#dataTable').jqxDataTable('sortable'); 

Linked Files: Download jQWidgets from the given link. In the HTML file, locate the script files in the downloaded folder.

<link rel=”stylesheet” href=”jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css” type=”text/css” />
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”scripts/jquery.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxcore.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxdata.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxbuttons.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxscrollbar.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxlistbox.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxdropdownlist.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxdatatable.js”></script>

Example: The below example illustrates the jQWidgets sortable property. In the below example, the value for the sortable property has been set to “true”.

HTML




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  
<head>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="
jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css" type="text/css"/>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="scripts/jquery.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxcore.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxdata.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxbuttons.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxscrollbar.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxlistbox.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxdropdownlist.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxdatatable.js">
    </script>
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1 style="color: green;">
            GeeksforGeeks
        </h1>
        <h3>
            jQWidgets jqxDataTable sortable Property
        </h3>
        <div id="#Data_Table"></div>
        <input type="button" style="margin: 29px;" 
               id="jqxbutton_for_sortable" 
               value="Value of the sortable Property"/>
        <div id="log"></div>
        <script type="text/javascript">
            $(document).ready(function () {
                $("#Data_Table").jqxDataTable({
                    sortable: true,
                    columns: [{
                        text: 'Employee_Name',
                        dataField: 'Employee_Name',
                        width: 190
                    }, {
                        text: 'Company',
                        dataField: 'Company',
                        width: 160
                    }, {
                        text: 'Designation',
                        dataField: 'Designation',
                        width: 190
                    }]
                });
                $("#jqxbutton_for_sortable").
                    jqxButton({
                        width: 280
                    });
                $('#jqxbutton_for_sortable').
                    click(function () {
                        var value_of_sortable =
                            $('#Data_Table').
                                jqxDataTable(
                                    'sortable');
                        $("#log").html(JSON.stringify(
                            value_of_sortable))
                    });
            });
        </script>
        <table id="Data_Table" border="1">
            <thead>
                <tr>
                    <th>Employee_Name</th>
                    <th>Company</th>
                    <th>Designation</th>
                </tr>
            </thead>
            <tbody>
                <tr>
                    <td>Rohit</td>
                    <td>GeeksforGeeks</td>
                    <td>HR</td>
                </tr>
                <tr>
                    <td>Rahul</td>
                    <td>Capgemini</td>
                    <td>Software Engineer</td>
                </tr>
                <tr>
                    <td>Vivek</td>
                    <td>CESC</td>
                    <td>Electrical Engineer</td>
                </tr>
                <tr>
                    <td>Amit</td>
                    <td>Apple</td>
                    <td>Manager</td>
                </tr>
            </tbody>
        </table>
    </center>
</body>
  
</html>

Output:

Reference: https://www.jqwidgets.com/jquery-widgets-documentation/documentation/jqxdatatable/jquery-datatable-api.htm?search=


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