Menu
×
   ❮   
HTML CSS JAVASCRIPT SQL PYTHON JAVA PHP HOW TO W3.CSS C C++ C# BOOTSTRAP REACT MYSQL JQUERY EXCEL XML DJANGO NUMPY PANDAS NODEJS R TYPESCRIPT ANGULAR GIT POSTGRESQL MONGODB ASP AI GO KOTLIN SASS VUE DSA GEN AI SCIPY AWS CYBERSECURITY DATA SCIENCE
     ❯   

Field Lookups - icontains


Example

Do a case insensitive search for all records that have the value "ref" in the lastname column:

mydata = Member.objects.filter(lastname__icontains='ref').values()
Run Example »

Definition and Usage

The icontains lookup is used to get records that contains a specified value.

The icontains lookup is case insensitive.

For a case sensitive search, use the contains lookup.


SQL Equivalent

The SQL equivalent to the example above will be:

WHERE lastname LIKE '%ref%';

Syntax

All Field lookup keywords must be specified with the fieldname, followed by two(!) underscore characters __ and the keyword:

fieldname__icontains='value'