Best CRUD Library Codeigniter

What is the best crud library to use with CodeIgniter for fast developing?

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Best CRUD Library Codeigniter

What is the best crud library to use with CodeIgniter for fast developing?

How to create a full stable CRUD in 30 seconds! Oh yeah, it's free too!

Grocery Crud

Grocery CRUD is an open source library that makes a developer's life easier. Few simple lines of code and you can create a full stable CRUD with nice views. A completely automatic system that even a newbie in PHP can work with! Do you want to know how? Let's start with the installation guide.

The simplest example You don't need to write views, models, controllers, libraries , form validations, datagrid paging/sorting/searching, adding again the same CSS, Javascripts, copy the same code again and again .

With just three lines of code you get all that you want:

function my_boss_is_in_a_hurry()
    $crud = new grocery_CRUD();

    $output = $crud->render();


Few facts about Grocery CRUD

Simple yet Powerful

The code to create a full CRUD is simple and the result is simple and at the same time very powerful. The simple UI needs almost zero documentation for your client to understand how things works.

Browser Compatibility

Grocery CRUD support all major browsers, Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, and yes, even Internet Explorer!


Already translated into 34 languages and changing between languages is easy!

CI + Grocery CRUD = Success

Grocery CRUD works with the one of the simplest frameworks out there. Codeigniter would be an easy choice when we want a simple and yet powerful framework

Customise everything

Everything is automated but you are free to change almost everything. You can customize columns, fields and all the operations with a using callbacks.


Three beautiful themes... or create your own!:

  • Flexigrid (default) - Preinstalled
  • Datatables - Preinstalled
  • Bootstrap theme - Purchased theme

Big Community and support

A active vibrant community of enthusiastic and welcoming programmers awaits you! Pop into the forums and say hello!

Database relations made easy

Grocery CRUD supports one-to-many and many-to-many relations out of the box. Read our great documentation to find out how to add these quickly and easily.

Well documented

Our well written API documentation will help you with any queries. There are plenty of example to get you started quickly and easily!

Open source

Wanna look under the hood? Grocery CRUD is open source, so you can see exactly what is happening at any time

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