Checks if the argument's string value contain the specified sequence of characters. If the argument's string value contains the sequence of characters, a true Boolean value is returned. If the sequence of characters is not found, a false Boolean value is returned. A new column is created for the results.

This function is case sensitive.


  • Select an argument. (String)
  • Enter an output field name.
  • Enter characters to find the the argument values.
  • Click OK.


The user is searching text for the token "artificial intelligence".

Input fieldContains() returns
This year, the market for AI and IoT in healthcare will grow a whopping 40%. false
Can artificial intelligence really create art? true

Hero Platform_ Example

An example of this function can be found in Hero Platform_'s library of examples.

Download the example titled "function_Contains" to see an example of this function.