To use this in your tables, download, install, and activate this Extension like a regular WordPress plugin. Then change your table’s Shortcode from something like
[table id=123 /]
[table id=123 datatables_button_filter=true /]
After that, you can add HTML code like
<button class="table-123-filter" data-filterterm="searchterm">Button text</button>
anywhere on the page, to create a button that will run the filter when clicked. You will need to adjust the table ID (
123 in the example) and the value for the
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