How to Find the Index of a String in a List

The Situation

You are trying to find out if a string exists in a List object.

A Solution

You could use a Find with a predicate, or try the simple method below.

private int FindStringInList(List<string> list, string str)
{
    return list.FindIndex(s => s == str);
}

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