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Find text in a variable which contains texts and numbers

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I read a csv file and store the data in a variable with the readtable command. This variable contains both text and numbers. How I could find the row of specific text?

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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 26 Nov 2015
You could use ismember on the column of text, something like
loc = ismember(yourTable(:, 3), 'sometext');
if your text is in column 3. It will return the row the search text is in.

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