Filtering tables

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FilterableTables applies a filterable and sortable table layout to regular content tables in wiki articles.

Setting the filter option[edit | edit source]

To create the table filter, the CSS class "filterable" is added to the table.

Using VisualEditor[edit | edit source]

In edit mode, click on the table to open the options popup and click on "Properties". In the dialog that opens, toggle on "Filterable" option.

Selecting table properties
Selecting table properties
Setting the filter option
Setting the filter option

Using Wikitext[edit | edit source]

Adding the "filterable" class in wikitext
Adding the "filterable" class in wikitext

In source-editing mode, add the class "filterable" to the table header.

{| class="wikitable filterable"
|+
!Heading 1
...

Filtering tables[edit | edit source]

The special filter layout of a table is only applied in view mode.

To filter the values in the table, click on the header of the column to filter and select "Filter" from the dropdown menu. In the input field that opens, type in the filter text.

Applying a table filter
Applying a table filter

Note: Any table styles that are applied by the table class are ignored as long as the value "filterable" exists in the class rule. A filterable table comes with its own table styling.

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