DataTable - Edit

Data displayed on datatable can be edited at row or cell level.

Row Editing
IdYearBrandColor
cf3784e9
2007
Volvo
Black
85303605
1967
Audi
Green
4c47a226
1972
Jaguar
Red
83176564
1988
Volkswagen
Black
af042f3f
2001
Renault
Orange
a8e09dc7
2006
Mercedes
Black
73d86a2c
1970
Honda
Black
6865c554
2000
Fiat
Red
efd10026
1971
Honda
Yellow
5ccd52fa
2003
Ford
Maroon
Cell Editing with Click and RightClick
IdYearBrandColor
51b514d8
1988
Fiat
Maroon
85b0ea35
1997
Honda
Maroon
a095127d
1981
BMW
Yellow
e669c187
1993
Jaguar
Blue
a7aa68eb
1961
Renault
Silver
30d95c49
1998
Volvo
Silver
1189edd4
2003
Volvo
Maroon
80e0df81
1967
Renault
Blue
21991c9b
1995
Audi
Black
cf069ea9
1976
Renault
Yellow
<style type="text/css">
    .ui-row-editor .ui-row-editor-pencil {
        margin-left:8px;
    }
</style>


 <h:form id="form">
    <p:growl id="msgs" showDetail="true"/>

    <p:dataTable id="cars1" var="car" value="#{dtEditView.cars1}" editable="true" style="margin-bottom:20px">
        <f:facet name="header">
            Row Editing
        </f:facet>

        <p:ajax event="rowEdit" listener="#{dtEditView.onRowEdit}" update=":form:msgs" />
        <p:ajax event="rowEditCancel" listener="#{dtEditView.onRowCancel}" update=":form:msgs" />

        <p:column headerText="Id">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.id}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input"><p:inputText id="modelInput" value="#{car.id}" style="width:100%"/></f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column headerText="Year">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.year}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input"><p:inputText value="#{car.year}" style="width:100%" label="Year"/></f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column headerText="Brand">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.brand}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input">
                    <h:selectOneMenu value="#{car.brand}" style="width:100%">
                        <f:selectItems value="#{dtEditView.brands}" var="man" itemLabel="#{man}" itemValue="#{man}" />
                    </h:selectOneMenu>
                </f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column headerText="Color">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.color}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input">
                    <h:selectOneMenu value="#{car.color}" style="width:100%">
                        <f:selectItems value="#{dtEditView.colors}" var="color" itemLabel="#{color}" itemValue="#{color}" />
                    </h:selectOneMenu>
                </f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column style="width:35px">
            <p:rowEditor />
        </p:column>
    </p:dataTable>

    <p:dataTable id="cars2" var="car" value="#{dtEditView.cars2}" editable="true" editMode="cell" widgetVar="cellCars">
        <f:facet name="header">
            Cell Editing with Click and RightClick
        </f:facet>

        <p:ajax event="cellEdit" listener="#{dtEditView.onCellEdit}" update=":form:msgs" />

        <p:column headerText="Id">
               <p:cellEditor>
                   <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.id}" /></f:facet>
                   <f:facet name="input"><p:inputText id="modelInput" value="#{car.id}" style="width:96%"/></f:facet>
               </p:cellEditor>
           </p:column>

           <p:column headerText="Year">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.year}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input"><p:inputText value="#{car.year}" style="width:96%" label="Year"/></f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column headerText="Brand">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.brand}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input">
                    <h:selectOneMenu value="#{car.brand}" style="width:100%">
                        <f:selectItems value="#{dtEditView.brands}" var="man" itemLabel="#{man}" itemValue="#{man}" />
                    </h:selectOneMenu>
                </f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>

        <p:column headerText="Color">
            <p:cellEditor>
                <f:facet name="output"><h:outputText value="#{car.color}" /></f:facet>
                <f:facet name="input">
                    <h:selectOneMenu value="#{car.color}" style="width:100%">
                        <f:selectItems value="#{dtEditView.colors}" var="color" itemLabel="#{color}" itemValue="#{color}" />
                    </h:selectOneMenu>
                </f:facet>
            </p:cellEditor>
        </p:column>
    </p:dataTable>
    
    <p:contextMenu for="cars2" widgetVar="cMenu">   
        <p:menuitem value="Edit Cell" icon="pi pi-search" onclick="PF('cellCars').showCellEditor();return false;"/>  
        <p:menuitem value="Hide Menu" icon="pi pi-times" onclick="PF('cMenu').hide()"/>  
    </p:contextMenu> 
 </h:form>