Calculate the similarity between two strings and return the matching characters:
The similar_text() function calculates the similarity between two strings.
It can also calculate the similarity of the two strings in percent.
Note: The levenshtein() function is faster than the similar_text() function. However, the similar_text() function will give you a more accurate result with less modifications needed.
|string1||Required. Specifies the first string to be compared|
|string2||Required. Specifies the second string to be compared|
|percent||Optional. Specifies a variable name for storing the similarity in percent|
|Return Value:||Returns the number of matching characters of two strings|
Calculate the similarity between two strings in percent: