Time columns in wpDataTables

Video versionA video overview of time columns in wpDataTables

Time columns in wpDataTablesTime column type and when to use it

The “Time” column type is used for values that contain hours and minutes. Time columns will render the time values in the format you specify on the“wpDataTables settings“ page. Two format types are available:

  1. 1:25 PM (12hour)
  2. 13:25 (24hour)
  • Rendering rules: the value is cast as time, and then formatted using the format defined in the plugin settings.
  • Sorting rules: time.
  • Applicable filter types: time range.
  • Issues to note:
    • Seconds are not yet supported.
    • Global search doesn’t support search by time.

ExampleA demo table that has Time columns in it

Arrival” column in this table is of Time type.

wdt_IDFlightCarrierOriginArrivalTerm.Status
wdt_IDFlightCarrierOriginArrivalTerm.Status

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