Simple query doesn't support "contains"

Robin Sanner shared this question 2 years ago

Not a bug but would be nice if filter conditions supported "contains".

If you manually edit the query code it works fine.

{ "name":/one/i }

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Hi Robin,

We added the $regex operator to the pulldown list - see below for a screenshot. This will show up in tonights nightly build and in all subsequent releases - we are about 4 weeks from our next stable build.

$regex will show up in the Simple Query builder and also in the aggregation builder. You can get nightly builds from

Thanks for trying dbKoda! Let us know if you have any other requests or suggestions - we are all ears! Well, not literally, that would be weird....