Since: DataTables 2.0

Information string postfix.


This option is used to append text to the information feature's display text. It can be useful for further explanation about the data in the table, although you should also consider the use of caption for a general summary.

This option will default to the value given by language.infoPostFix, which should generally be preferred over this option as the language strings can be loaded by Ajax and shared for the whole table, but if needed, this option is available to override that.


This option can be given in the following type(s):


Defaults to the language.infoPostFix option.


Provide an information feature postfix:

new DataTable('#myTable', {
	layout: {
		bottomStart: {
			info: {
				postfix: 'All records shown are derived from real information.'


The following options are directly related and may also be useful in your application development.