The object that contains JSON data for a data table.
- Apple News Format 1.7+
Provides information about the data that can be in each data record.
The order of the descriptors determines the order of the columns (or the rows if the table’s
data is set to horizontal.)
Provides data records that fit within the structure defined by
descriptors. Each descriptor can be used only once per record.
You can choose not to include all values from a given record in a data table. Only data that corresponds to a data descriptor will be included in your data table.
Record object uses two required properties to provide the
data for a table and to specify how that data will be used in the table.
descriptorsdefine how the data is interpreted and how it will be displayed in the table. For each set of data, data descriptors communicate the data type, unique keys, data formats, and header labels for the table.
recordsprovide the actual data as a set of key-value pairs that relate to the descriptors.
For example, your data
descriptors might describe a table that contains stock symbols and prices; each data record could provide the symbol and price for a particular stock.
This object can be used in DataTable.