Description

Finds the first occurrence of any one of a set of characters in a string, from a specified start position. The search is case sensitive.

Returns

The position of the first member of set found in string; or 0, if no member of set is found in string.

Category

String functions

Function syntax

FindOneOf(set, string [, start ])

See also

FindCompareREFind

Parameters

Parameter

Description

set

A string or a variable that contains one. String that contains one or more characters to search for.

string

A string or a variable that contains one. String in which to search.

start

Start position of search.

Example

<cfscript>
    stringToSearch = "The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog."
    writeOutput(findoneof("aeiou",stringToSearch) & "<br/>")
    writeOutput(findoneof("aeiou",stringToSearch,4) & "<br/>")
    writeOutput(findoneof("@%^*()",stringToSearch))
</cfscript>

Output

3
6
0

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