Thursday, June 1, 2017

Generic Dynamic & Responsive Datatable Lightning Component with Sort, Search and Pagination Feature

Sometimes it is required to display set of records in Lightning component with different features like sort, search and pagination. In order to perform this operation every time with help of server side controller is not advisable approach specially for lightning experience.

I have created Lightning datatable component which can display records from any sobject. You need to specify below mention component attributes and it will display record in datatable with all features.


  • objAPIname (Like Account, Contact etc.)
  • fieldsAPINameList (comma seperated field API names like "Name,Type,Industry")
  • columnsLabelList (comma seperated column labels which you to specify like "Account Name, Type, Industry")
  • sortingOrder (specify field to sort records like "LastModifiedDate DESC")
  • columnForHyperLink (specify Field API name which will appear as hyper link for record detail page)
  • filterCriteria (criteria to filter records like "Industry !=null")
  • recordsLimit (number of records returned from sobject like 200, 100 etc)

Now we are going to display contact records in datatable by using below syntax in any app or withing any component:


<c:LightningJSONDataTable objAPIname="Contact"     
fieldsAPINameList="Name, Account.Name, Email"
columnsLabelList="Contact name, Account Name, Email"
sortingOrder="LastModifiedDate DESC" 
columnForHyperLink="Name"
filterCriteria="Email != null" 
recordsLimit="100"/>

below is image snapshot:


You can download the complete code from below URL:

Or you can install unmanaged package from below URL in your org:

https://login.salesforce.com/packaging/installPackage.apexp?p0=04t90000000BGlf


Hope this will help!!!

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  1. this datatable is not responsive.i copied ur code

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