How jQuery DataTable Works

jQuery DataTable is a free plug-in for JavaScript and jQuery libraries. It is used for displaying information on the HTML tables.

DataTables have inbuilt many customizable features like data search, pagination, and showing a particular number of rows.

DataTables provide inbuilt search and pagination functionality to a normal HTML table.

how jquery datatable works

Here we learn about how DataTable works with a normal HTML able and how we integrate DataTable to our HTML table.

3 Steps to Integrate jQuery DataTable on HTML Table


Include DataTable CND files.


Call that function given below using your HTML Table ID. Table ID is an important part of calling DataTable to your normal table.


Complete jQuery DataTable Example

Now you get the fully interactive table below.

See the Pen How jQuery DataTable Works by Bikash Panda (@phpcodertech) on CodePen.

Above is complete steps to How DataTable Works.

After completing above steps, here are some important DataTable customizations list.

Change DataTables Default Number of Rows

Disable Pagination in DataTable

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