Use wildcard in If or Switch widget in a Web Screen


My idea is to allow the use of Wildcards (%) in If and Switch widgets in a Web Screen.
I haven't found a way or found any documentation on using a wildcard in an If widget or a Switch widget inside a Web Screen. I can iterate through an uploaded text file by converting binary to text, but I need a way to find the lines I need to create a record. Certain parts of the line are always the same, but the rest of it isn't, including the position of the common parts. I need a wildcard search for the common part of the line and there isn't a simple way of doing this that I have found.

Created on 19 Jun
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Hi Lucas,

You can do that by using the build in function "Index" which will return the position of the string that you are searching and -1 if the text was not found.


Let me know if this fulfill your use case.