Uncaught Cannot extend unknown button type: selected

Uncaught Cannot extend unknown button type: selected

mmangayammangaya Posts: 4Questions: 1Answers: 0

I have included all the necessary JS and CSS. However I still got the error
Uncaught Cannot extend unknown button type: selected

Can someone help me what is still missing?

<link href="/contents/Content/js/jquery-ui-1.13.1/jquery-ui.min.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/table_jui.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/TableTools.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/js/DataTables-1.12.1/css/jquery.dataTables.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/js/Buttons/css/buttons.dataTables.min.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/js/Select/css/select.dataTables.min.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/css/selectlist.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/css/jquery.qtip.min.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/Site.css" rel="stylesheet">
<link href="/contents/Content/less/all-modules.less" rel="stylesheet">

<script src="/contents/Scripts/jquery-3.6.0.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Scripts/jquery-migrate-3.4.0.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery-ui-1.13.1/jquery-ui.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Scripts/jquery.unobtrusive-ajax.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/DataTables-1.12.1/js/jquery.dataTables.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/Buttons/js/dataTables.buttons.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/Buttons/js/buttons.dataTables.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/Select/js/select.dataTables.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/ZeroClipboard.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/TableTools.min.js"></script>

<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.form.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.blockUI.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.cookie.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jshashtable-2.1.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.numberformatter-1.2.3.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.jlnav.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.slimscroll.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.selectlist.min.js"></script>
<script src="/contents/Content/js/jquery.qtip.js"></script>


dataTableParams.select = {
                blurable: false,
                style: 'mult+shift',
                selector: 'td input:not(.disabled)'
            dataTableParams.order = [[2, "asc"]], 
            dataTableParams.dom = 'B<"fg-toolbar ui-toolbar ui-widget-header ui-corner-tl ui-corner-tr ui-helper-clearfix"<"filters"lrf>>t<"fg-toolbar ui-toolbar ui-widget-header ui-corner-bl ui-corner-br ui-helper-clearfix"ip>';
            dataTableParams.columns = 
                    data: "MyQuotesAllowed", 
                    title: "", 
                    orderable: false, 
                    className:"col1 center", 
                    render: function(data, type, row, meta) { 
                        var disabled = "";
                        if(data == false){
                            disabled = 'disabled';

                        return '<input type="checkbox" '+disabled+'>';
                {  data: "BOM" ,title: "BOM", orderable: true, className: "bom-header col1 left nowrap" },
                {  data: "CatalogNumber", title: "Catalog Number", orderable: true, className: "catalog-number-header col2 left" },
                {  data: "Quantity", title: "Quantity", orderable: true, className: "quantity-header col1 center" }
            dataTableParams.buttons =  
                    extend: 'selected',
                    text: 'Create Quote',
                    action: function ( e, dt, button, config ) {
                        var selectedRows = dt.rows('.selected'),
                            BOMs = [],
                            selectedRowsData = [];  

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  • allanallan Posts: 56,851Questions: 1Answers: 9,035 Site admin

    Nothing immediately wrong there. Can you give me a link to your page so I can take a look and debug it please?


  • allanallan Posts: 56,851Questions: 1Answers: 9,035 Site admin

    p.s. Remove TableTools and ZeroClipboard - they are legacy software replaced by Buttons and Select.

  • mmangayammangaya Posts: 4Questions: 1Answers: 0
    edited August 4

    this is a private website..sorry can't share it.. i have removed the two but still got the error

  • kthorngrenkthorngren Posts: 16,808Questions: 25Answers: 3,984
    Answer ✓

    I'm not sure what buttons.dataTables.min.js in line 19 is. Try removing the line. It might be conflicting with dataTables.buttons.min.js which I believe is the file you want to load. Maybe @allan can clarify the difference. You can also open both files to see what they are.

    This example uses extend: 'selected' and it only has dataTables.buttons.min.js.


  • mmangayammangaya Posts: 4Questions: 1Answers: 0

    Still got the error.. but when I change extend to extends the error is gone however the selected value on datatable is not read.

  • mmangayammangaya Posts: 4Questions: 1Answers: 0

    Got it.. Got confused in the select.datatables.min.js instead of datatables.select.min.js

    Thank you for sharing the example. :smile:

  • allanallan Posts: 56,851Questions: 1Answers: 9,035 Site admin

    Ah yes, the {extension}.dataTables.js files are basically redundant. They are only used for npm importing. In general use the download builder to make sure you get all the right files.

    Nice spot there Kevin!


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