Displaying really large tables with Tabulizer (+10,000 rows)

Let's say you have an Excel file with 10,000 rows or a database query with 30,000 rows. Showing these data as a table is not a trivial task, because if you simply load all the data along with the web page, not only it will take too much time but it's possible that the client's browser will crash due to memory or processing limitations. This is especially true for older mobile devices.

Combining data from multiple sources with data source merger.

One of the advanced features of the latest Tabulizer version is that you can merge data from various sources into a single table. Let's say you keep the sales reports on a different Excel sheet for different regions and you want to combine them into a single table, or you have one CSV file where you keep a list of names and phones and another database table where you keep a list of names and emails for the same group of people, and you want to combine them into a single table. The figures below shows a few case scenarios of how you can combine the input data sources:

Change the error reporting in Joomla

Error reporting is a very important tool when it comes to debugging an application, but it's not very useful and it can be considered a bad practice from a security standpoint when the site moves to the production stage.

How to edit ruleset's CSS file

While working with rulesets, at some points you may want to modify its companion CSS file. This is the file that keeps all table styling, so if you change it all tables created with this ruleset will be affected.

Setting the width of table columns

One of the things you may want to do is to set the width of individual columns, lets say the width of the 1st column and the 5th column. One other scenario is to set the width of all columns to be equal. Below we explain how you can do that.