Romfile.Find Method

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Function:

Locates the Nth occurrence of a substring within the currently opened resource (ROM) file.

Syntax:

romfile.find(frompos as dword, byref substr as string, num as word) as word

Returns:

16-bit value indicating the file position at which the specified occurrence of the substring was found or 0 if the specified occurrence wasn't found. If the specified occurrence was found at file position 65535 or higher, the value of 65535 will be returned.

See Also:

Romfile Object

 


Part

Description

frompos

Starting search position in the file.

substr

Substring to search for.

num

Substring occurrence to search for.

Details

Bytes in the resource files are counted from 1. Use romfile.find32 if you are searching within a file larger than 65535 bytes.