cells().data()

Since: DataTables 1.10

Get data for the selected cells.

Description

This method is used to obtain the data from the cells retrieved by the selector used in the cells() call.

Note that unlike its singular counter part (cell().data()) this method does not have a 'set' form. It can only be used to retrieve data.

Type

function cells().data()

Description:

Get the data for the selected cells

Returns:

DataTables API instance with the data for each selected cell in the result set

Example

Get the data for all cells which have a class of 'info':

var table = $('#example').DataTable();

var data = table
	.cells( ".info" )
	.data();

console.log( data );

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