Find chars

Mike Bonner bonnmike at
Sun Nov 6 10:32:42 EST 2016

There is an optional "form" that can be specified with find, so it looks
like it still exisits.
form enum

If no *form* is specified, the normal form is used. anywhere in the field's

One of the following items:

   - normal -Find each word in textToFind, at start of the field's words
   - characters, character, chars, char -Find each word in textToFind,
   - words, word -Find each word in textToFind, as complete words
   - whole -Find the whole of textToFind, as a sequence of complete words
   - string -Find the whole of textToFind, anywhere

On Sun, Nov 6, 2016 at 6:20 AM, Richmond <richmondmathewson at>

> Hey: on page 58 of theDanny Goodman Complete Hypercard Handbook 4th
> Edition there is talk
> of a "find chars" function in Hypercard . . . it doesn't seem to have
> survived in Livecode . . . ?
> Richmond
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