To create a fully responsive publication: Open your publication in Data Tables Set output to responsive Set number of columns to 0 Save your publication If you want all devices to show the same (fixed) number of columns, set number of columns > 0 (= number of...
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Added JSON editor/validator to table options advanced column in Data Tables
JSON editor/validatorThe code editor was added to the table options advanced column in Data Tables. The content of this column must be valid JSON. By default the code editor helps to check if the content is valid JSON while being entered.Disable JSON...
Table ID changed!
The new version allows plugin users to show multiple publications of the same database table on a web page. This also allows you to test your publications directly from Data Tables menu.To offer this functionality the publication ID was added to the ID of the HTML...
Lookup queries on child column using parent filter
Lookups supported in previous versions of the plugin could be based on one single column only. The new version allows to add lookups based on multiple columns in parent-child forms. Additional columns can be used to filter the lookup list in such a way that only...
Create your own registration pages with Data Projects
WP Data Access version 3 allows you to create registration only pages for your own database tables. To support this feature value “only” was added to the listbox of column “Allow insert?” (previous values: “yes” and “no”).Use the following settings to add a...
Hide plugin menu (for developers)
Plugin and theme developer can now hide the plugin menu. For this reason the Manage Plugin menu item was removed from the the plugin menu moved to the WordPress settings menu.
Plugin settings moved to WordPress settings menu
The Manage Plugin menu item was removed from the plugin menu and is now avilable from the WordPress settings menu. Plugin help was removed from the plugin menu as well and can now be found as context sensitive help after the page title.
Text columns available as textarea element
Data Tables now supporting all jQuery DataTable options, buttons and functions
Column advanced table options is now available as a multiline item and can save up to 64kb text. Options no longer have to be on one line. Tabs and new line characters are allowed in the provided JSON string. Options have to be provided as valid JSON. Check jQuery...
Audio and video column support (list tables and data, entry forms and publications)
WP Data Access version 3 supports WordPress media library integration for audio and video. Use the settings tab to define the media column type for audio and video columns just like image and attachment columns in previous versions.