DataTable - Lazy DataTable has built-in support to deal with huge datasets. In order to enable lazy loading, a LazyDataModel needs to be implemented to query the datasource when pagination, sorting, filtering or live scrolling happens. This example uses an in-memory list to mimic a real datasource like a database.

In a real application, loading should be executed with the query built using the information passed to the load method.

IdYearBrandColor
175c43b01967HondaMaroon
d064bc251962HondaRed
d7e6fb0e1987FiatWhite
b29336c71990BMWBrown
94ac85ce1964MercedesOrange
88812c831970VolkswagenYellow
a6c7b0bb1974AudiBlack
774e6ae51985BMWBrown
8edfa2c41992MercedesSilver
0e38f1001985FiatYellow
Car Detail
<h:form id="form">
    <p:dataTable var="car" value="#{dtLazyView.lazyModel}" paginator="true" rows="10"
                 paginatorTemplate="{RowsPerPageDropdown} {FirstPageLink} {PreviousPageLink} {CurrentPageReport} {NextPageLink} {LastPageLink}"
                 rowsPerPageTemplate="5,10,15" selectionMode="single" selection="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar}" id="carTable" lazy="true">
        <p:ajax event="rowSelect" listener="#{dtLazyView.onRowSelect}" update=":form:carDetail" oncomplete="PF('carDialog').show()" />
        <p:column headerText="Id" sortBy="#{car.id}" filterBy="#{car.id}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.id}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Year" sortBy="#{car.year}" filterBy="#{car.year}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.year}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Brand" sortBy="#{car.brand}" filterBy="#{car.brand}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.brand}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Color" sortBy="#{car.color}" filterBy="#{car.color}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.color}" />
        </p:column>
    </p:dataTable>

    <p:dialog header="Car Detail" widgetVar="carDialog" modal="true" showEffect="fade" hideEffect="fade" resizable="false">
        <p:outputPanel id="carDetail" style="text-align:center;">
            <p:panelGrid  columns="2" rendered="#{not empty dtLazyView.selectedCar}" columnClasses="label,value">
                <f:facet name="header">
                    <p:graphicImage name="demo/images/car/#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.brand}-big.gif"/> 
                </f:facet>

                <h:outputText value="Id:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.id}" />

                <h:outputText value="Year" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.year}" />

                <h:outputText value="Color:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.color}" style="color:#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.color}"/>

                <h:outputText value="Price:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.price}">
                    <f:convertNumber type="currency" currencySymbol="$" />
                </h:outputText>
            </p:panelGrid>
        </p:outputPanel>
    </p:dialog>
</h:form>
                
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