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    jasabel is offline Novice
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    How to find multiple words in a string in any order

    Hi.
    I am getting in trouble with the following query...

    We have stored in a field (call it Knowledge) a number of subjects like "C++, Java, PHP, Windows, Java Script", freetext type, comma splitted.

    We need to find al the records that match a subset of knowledgements, in any order, as for example "Windows and C++"



    Thanks in advance

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    ajetrumpet is offline Banned
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    this doesn't say much. you're probably looking at using INSTR() and a call to a function where you can utilize the SPLIT() function with a "," delimiter.

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