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Damian Szymanski
Damian Szymanski
11,843 Points

Javascript code not working.

Hello! I am trying to create a user search using indexof() and HTML forums but my JS does not seem to be working. when I try to display to user's info (Not real info), it does not show it or provide me with an error message.

Hopefully, you brilliant people can help!

CodePen: https://codepen.io/Melon_Max/pen/PgELzX

Thanks! Damian.

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,644 Points

There seem to be a few issues, including:

  • the HTML calls "SearchInfo()" (capital "S"), but the function is "searchInfo" (little "s")
  • in the function, "getSearchPrint" is called with an argument of "student", but nothing by that name is defined
  • "getSearchPrint" performs this curious test: "if (user.name === user[i].name)"
  • while searching for the right user, "searchInfo" prints the "No user" message for every _other_user

There may be a few more, but that should get you started.

Damian Szymanski
Damian Szymanski
11,843 Points

Thank you so much! It really helped!