Is there a way to disable the multiple cell selection feature? Or maybe all the selection features, even for single cells?

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I’m wondering if there is a way to disable the rectangular cell selection (for selecting multiple cells) in the table.

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WebDataRocks Team WebDataRocks November 7, 2019

Hello, Claudio,
 
Thank you for your question.
 
Currently, there is no method that would completely disable cell selection.
 
As a workaround we kindly recommend you using the following construction:

webdatarocks.on("cellclick", function () {
  webdatarocks.removeSelection();
});
webdatarocks.on("celldoubleclick", function() {
  webdatarocks.removeSelection();
});

 
The removeSelection() method will remove selection in case of cellclick and celldoubleclick events.
 
Also, to prevent graphical highlighting adjust add the following block to your CSS:

.wdr-sheet-selection-canvas {
  display: none !important;
}

Find out an example by following the link: https://codepen.io/webdatarocks/pen/zYYjdXd
 
We hope it helps.
Please, let us know if you have additional questions.
 
Kind regards,
WebDataRocks Team

Claudio November 7, 2019

A very appreciated workaround, thank you for your support!

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