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LastIndexOf(text; chars)

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Sample Input:
LastIndexOf("ABC,XYZ,UVW"; ",")
Sample Output:
8


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Position (text; chars ; length(text); -1)

Tim Anderson, Larbert
March 11, 2015 3:09am

You are right if chars is a char.
If chars is not a char,

Position ( text ; Right ( Filter ( text ; chars ) ; 1 ) ; Length ( text ) ; -1 )

This use Filter() , so not recursive but case sensitive. for compatible

Position ( text ; Right ( Filter ( Upper ( text ) ; Upper ( chars ) ) ; 1 ) ; Length ( text ) ; -1 )

unix, Japan
April 02, 2015 7:00pm

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