Since: Select 1.0.0

Container object for language strings used by Select. Please note - this property requires the Select extension for DataTables.


Select make use of a number of strings that are displayed to the end user to explain what action will be performed based on the user input.

A parameters of this object provide the ability to customise those strings to suit your needs. This can be a full translation or a tweak of just one or two strings to match the styling of your site / app.




This is a container object for the language strings used by Select:


Set the strings to be used for row selection:

$('#example').DataTable( {
	language: {
		select: {
			rows: {
				_: "Selected %d rows",
				1: "Selected 1 row"
	select: true
} );