findFirstMatch (DirectoryNavigator - Java)

Positions navigator to first match of the current name in the navigator.

Note: This method is new with Release 8

Defined in



boolean findFirstMatch()

Return value


True if a match was found in the navigator. False if no match was found.


Positions the directory navigator at the first match, and sets the CurrentName property with the name found in that match. Lookups automatically position the navigator at the first match of the first name.