Input Based Table Data Filter With jQuery - multifilter

Input Based Table Data Filter With jQuery - multifilter
File Size: 3.84KB
Views Total:
Last Update:
Publish Date:
Official Website: Go to website
License: MIT
   

multifilter is a lightweight (~2kb) and user-friendly jQuery plugin that enables you to filter table data using jQuery and multiple input fields.

How to use it:

1. Load the latest version of jQuery multifilter plugin on your web page, after jQuery javascript library

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="multifilter.js"></script>

2. Create a standard data table

<table>
<thead>
<th>Name</th>
<th>Drink</th>
<th>Pizza</th>
<th>Movie</th>
</thead>

<tbody>
<tr>
<td> Homer </td>
<td> Squishie </td>
<td> Magheritta </td>
<td> The Avengers </td>
</tr>

<tr>
<td> Marge </td>
<td> Squishie </td>
<td> Magheritta </td>
<td> The Avengers </td>
</tr>

...

</tbody>

</table>

3. Create table filters using input fields

<div class='filters'>
<div class='filter-container'>
<input autocomplete='off' class='filter' name='name' placeholder='name' />
</div>
<div class='filter-container'>
<input autocomplete='off' class='filter' name='drink' placeholder='drink' />
</div>
<div class='filter-container'>
<input autocomplete='off' class='filter' name='pizza' placeholder='pizza' />
</div>
<div class='filter-container'>
<input autocomplete='off' class='filter' name='movie' placeholder='movie' />
</div>
<div class='clearfix'></div>
</div>

4. Call the plugin

<script type='text/javascript'>
$(document).ready(function() {
$('.filter').multifilter()
})
</script>

Change log:

v1.1.1 (2014-01-03)

  • adding data attr usage and allowing for usage without a thead

v1.0.3 (2013-09-12)

  • bugs fixed

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by multifilter. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.