String Class

indexOf()

String::indexOf, indexOf, String.indexOf

Locates a character or String within another String. By default, searches from the beginning of the String, but can also start from a given index, allowing for the locating of all instances of the character or String.

// SYNTAX
string.indexOf(val)
string.indexOf(val, from)

Parameters:

  • string: a variable of type String
  • val: the value to search for - char or String
  • from: the index to start the search from

Returns: The index of val within the String, or -1 if not found.