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Oracle Application Express 4.0 with Ext JS by Mark Lancaster

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Chapter 9. Getting Interactive with GridPanels

GridPanels are, without doubt, one of the most powerful and most often-used components within the Ext framework. Even the most basic implementations of the GridPanel provide column management features including sorting, resizing, drag-and-drop column reordering, and show/hide columns.

Data presentation is handled separately from data retrieval within GridPanels, with data retrieval done using a Data Store component. For GridPanels with paging and remote sorting enabled, changes made on the client browser, such as hiding or re-ordering columns, are automatically maintained when new data is loaded.

As if that's not impressive enough, GridPanels support plugins (not to be confused with APEX Plug-ins), ...

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