Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

WordIndex ( valueList ; indexWord )

Word Index finder, Find word Index, Find word postion, finding word postion in list in filemaker.

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Nishant Kumar   Nishant Kumar
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  Sample input:
WordIndex ("Nishant" & "¶" & "Sukant" & "¶" & "Roshan" & "¶" & "Dilip" & "¶" & "Manish"; "Roshan")
  Sample output:

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

This custom function is used for finding word postion/Index in new line seperated valuelist.



William Best   William Best, Seattle
Apr 25, 2012
May be as useful without recursion

Nishant Kumar   Nishant Kumar, Bhubaneswar
Apr 26, 2012
Thanks william for your comment, I have also used this code this is the another possible way by which we can achive same functionality....I think

Case(n>0;Pattern Count(newlist;"¶")+1;0)

This custom function might be here, I just finded another way of doing same thing that's why I submitted it here.

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