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addons/pager 2.31.0 Aug 27, 2018
beta-testing Global: Add editor eslint & fix issues Mar 18, 2018
css CSS: Style caption per table theme. Fixes #1564 Jul 3, 2018
dist 2.31.1 Nov 20, 2018
docs Docs: Use correct parser file for sugar.js. See #1084 Aug 21, 2019
js columnSelector: Fix scroller widget compatibility. See #1682 Aug 3, 2019
testing Parser: Network parsers now return a text value. Fixes #1494 Jan 10, 2018
.eslintignore Global: Add editor eslint & fix issues Mar 18, 2018
.eslintrc Global: Add editor eslint & fix issues Mar 18, 2018
.gitattributes version bump & misc cleanup Sep 23, 2016
.gitignore 2.30.2 Apr 26, 2018
.jscsrc Grunt: update dependencies & fix pager indentation Jun 8, 2016
.mailmap Meta: Add authors files Jun 9, 2017
AUTHORS Vertical-group: Cleanup & add demo for new widget. Fixes #1469 Dec 13, 2017 Docs: Bootstrap needs jQuery <v3.0.0; also fix links Jul 20, 2016
Gruntfile.js Build: Update build to UMD wrap widgets, parsers & extras Aug 27, 2018 2.31.1 Nov 20, 2018
bower.json Meta: include js & css folders with bower installs Jun 25, 2017
composer.json Meta: Use correct composer jquery version. Fixes #1398 May 12, 2017
example.json Build: add combined file with selected widgets & parsers. See #855 Mar 28, 2015
index.html Core: Url parser now ignores "www" & removed parsed flag Jul 21, 2016
package.json 2.31.1 Nov 20, 2018
tablesorter.jquery.json 2.31.1 Nov 20, 2018
test.html Meta: update dependencies Aug 27, 2017

tablesorter (FORK) is a jQuery plugin for turning a standard HTML table with THEAD and TBODY tags into a sortable table without page refreshes. tablesorter can successfully parse and sort many types of data including linked data in a cell. This forked version adds lots of new enhancements including: alphanumeric sorting, pager callback functons, multiple widgets providing column styling, ui theme application, sticky headers, column filters and resizer, as well as extended documentation with a lot more demos.

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  • Because of the change to the internal cache, the tablesorter v2.16+ core, filter widget and pager (both plugin & widget) will only work with the same version or newer files.



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  • Check the FAQ page.
  • Search the main documentation (click the menu button in the upper left corner).
  • Search the issues to see if the question or problem has been brought up before, and hopefully resolved.
  • If someone is available, ask your question in the #tablesorter IRC channel at
  • Ask your question at Stackoverflow using a tablesorter tag.
  • Please don't open a new issue unless it really is an issue with the plugin, or a feature request. Thanks!



  • Multi-column alphanumeric sorting and filtering.
  • Multi-tbody sorting - see the options table on the main document page.
  • Supports Bootstrap v2-4.
  • Parsers for sorting text, alphanumeric text, URIs, integers, currency, floats, IP addresses, dates (ISO, long and short formats) & time. Add your own easily.
  • Inline editing - see demo.
  • Support for ROWSPAN and COLSPAN on TH elements.
  • Support secondary "hidden" sorting (e.g., maintain alphabetical sort when sorting on other criteria).
  • Extensibility via widget system.
  • Cross-browser: IE 6.0+, FF 2+, Safari 2.0+, Opera 9.0+, Chrome 5.0+.
  • Small code size, starting at 25K minified.
  • Works with jQuery 1.2.6+ (jQuery 1.4.1+ needed with some widgets).
  • Works with jQuery 1.9+ ($.browser.msie was removed; needed in the original version).



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If you would like to contribute, please...

  1. Fork.
  2. Make changes in a branch & add unit tests.
  3. Run grunt test (if qunit fails, run it again - it's fickle).
  4. Create a pull request.

Special Thanks

  • Big shout-out to Nick Craver for getting rid of the eval() function that was previously needed for multi-column sorting.
  • Big thanks to thezoggy for helping with code, themes and providing valuable feedback.
  • Big thanks to ThsSin- for taking over for a while and also providing valuable feedback.
  • Thanks to prijutme4ty for numerous contributions!
  • Also extra thanks to christhomas and Lynesth for help with code.
  • And, of course thanks to everyone else that has contributed, and continues to contribute through pull requests and open issues to this forked project!

Recent Changes

View the complete change log here.

Version 2.31.1 (2018-11-20)

  • Core:
  • Math:
  • Readme:
    • Remove bower, gitter & add Slack.
  • Meta:
    • Update dependencies.

Version 2.31.0 (2018-08-27)

  • Editable:
  • Docs:
  • Pager:
    • Change default ajaxProcessing function. See issue #1580.
  • Build:
    • Update build to UMD wrap widgets, parsers & extras (necessitates a minor version bump).

Version 2.30.7 (2018-07-10)

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