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search Method

StringPrototype.search Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Runs a search for the specified regular expression pattern on the specified object.

Namespace:  Microsoft.JScript
Assembly:  Microsoft.JScript (in Microsoft.JScript.dll)

[JSFunctionAttribute(JSFunctionAttributeEnum.None|JSFunctionAttributeEnum.HasThisObject|JSFunctionAttributeEnum.HasEngine, 
	JSBuiltin.String_search)]
public static int search(
	Object thisob,
	VsaEngine engine,
	Object regExp
)

Parameters

thisob
Type: System.Object

The object that this method is acting upon.

engine
Type: Microsoft.JScript.Vsa.VsaEngine

A reference to the scripting engine.

regExp
Type: System.Object

The regular expression pattern to search for.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
If the search is successful, the index of the match; otherwise, -1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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