Returns the number of occurrences of searchString in text.
PatternCount ( text ; searchString )
text - any text expression or text field
searchString - any text expression or text field representing the text you want to find
Data type returned
Originated in version
6.0 or earlier
This function is not case sensitive. PatternCount begins at the start of
text and counts each non-overlapping occurrence of
PatternCount ( "Mississippi" ; "is" ) returns 2.
PatternCount ( "Mississippi" ; "issi" ) returns 1. A second possible occurrence starting at character 5 is not counted because it overlaps the first occurrence at characters 2 through 5.
PatternCount ( Attending ; "Guest" ) returns 1 if the Guest checkbox is one of the items selected in the Attending field.
PatternCount ( Get ( AccountPrivilegeSetName ) ; "Read-Only Access" ) returns 0 if the current account access has the Full Access privilege set.