SearchBuilder 1.7.0

DataTables CDN files for SearchBuilder 1.7.0. This software was originally released on 15th February, 2024.

Release notes

This minor release of SearchBuilder focuses on addressing a number of issues, as well as bringing the documentation and examples up to par with the DataTables standard.

SearchBuilder 1.7+ is compatible with both DataTables 1 and 2.


  • DataTables 2 compatibility


  • input element had a font size smaller than the selects.
  • jQuery UI styling would have a solid blue background for the dropdown options
  • Stop search triggering multiple times
  • Compatibility with ColReorder 2
  • Plugin example - don't use legacy API
  • Deformatting of the input values should be up to the input plug-in
  • Numeric filters were not working correctly with a comma for the decimal character.
  • ESLint fixes for the generated file
  • Allow a plain input element to be returned for custom conditions
  • Search button should not be shown in liveSearch is enabled
  • Styling integration for the new "Search" button feature - classes were missing


  • new constructor returns instance, not void


  • Docs how have feature documentation for working with DataTables 2
  • Docs updated to use layout and consistent code style


  • All examples updated to include VanillaJS examples,
  • All examples updated to use layout for DataTables 2
  • Examples code style updated to be consistent with all other DataTables examples and documentation