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Find position in text


Finds the index of the character inside the text

Input Ports

Name dataType sourceType required description
Text value text link-manual true The text that will be used to find the predicate in
Predicate number link-manual true The predicate value that should be found inside of the text value


  • The user wants to find the start index of a word or character inside the text value

Use case


  • Text value: Hi, I am a Jack Russel
  • Predicate: Jack
Experienced tips
  • If the text value are empty, the process will stop and provide you with the following error. Cannot read property 'indexOf' of null
  • If the predicate are empty, the process will continue and provide you with a Char index of 0


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Find start position of word within text