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locate(fields, values)

domain: client

language: javascript

class Item class


Implements a method for searching an item dataset for a specified record and makes that record the active record.


  • fields: a field name, or list of field names
  • values: a field value of list of field values

This method locates the record where the fields specified by fields parameter have the values specified by values parameter.

Locate returns true if a record is found that matches the specified criteria and the cursor repositioned to that record.

If a matching record was not found and the cursor is not repositioned, this method returns false.