select.blurable()

Since: Select 1.0.0

Get / set the blurable state of the table's item selection options. Please note - this property requires the Select extension for DataTables.

Description

Select provides the ability for the item selection in the table to be removed when the end user clicks on an element outside of the table - i.e. the selection is blurred. This ability can be enabled and disabled dynamically using this method.

Types

function select.blurable()

Description:

Get the blurable state for the table.

Returns:

Current state - true if blurable, false otherwise. Note that if multiple tables are defined in the API's context, only the blurable state of the first table will be returned.

function select.blurable( flag )

Description:

Set the blurable state for the table's selection options.

Parameters:
Returns:

DataTables API instance for chaining.

Example

Enable item selection bluring using the API:

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

table.select.blurable( true );

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