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explain on the indexOf error

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c:\Object Oriented JAVA\taxiprog\taxisuccess\TaxiInv.java:66: cannot find symbol
symbol  : method indexOf(java.lang.String)
location: class TaxiS
        if (data[index].indexOf(sW) != -1)
                ^
Note: C:\Users\blobo\Desktop\Assignment 1st Semester\Object Oriented JAVA\taxiprog\taxisuccess\TaxiInv.java uses unchecked or unsafe operations.
Note: Recompile with -Xlint:unchecked for details.
1 error

Tool completed with exit code 1

Can someone explain to me on this error? it's actually point to the square bracket [?

need urgent help!!
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class TaxiS doesn't have indexOf method
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the data[] array (of whatever kind it is) doesn't have an indexOf method....
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by:teena3070
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how can i declare that method in taxis?

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can you post the relevant code? We don't know what you have.
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> how can i declare that method in taxis?


public int indexOf(String text) {
  // Method body goes here.
}
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