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What the meaning of "if (MaterialID.IndexOf("%")>-1)"

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Rama TitoFlag for Malaysia asked on
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
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Please do elaborate the meaning of  "if (MaterialID.IndexOf("%")>-1)". What means of indication of "%" and  -1 as well.
if (MaterialID.IndexOf("%")>-1)
				{	
					strCommand ="select top 2000  ID,OrderNumber,PartNumber,Weight,DONumber,MaterialType,Receiveddate,MaterialNumber as MaterialCode,supplier,VesselName,StorageLocation,Status,ReceivedBy,ApprovedBy,Remarks   from rawMaterial where  " + dateCondition +  " and ID like '" + MaterialID +"'and materialtype not like '%sheet%' order by " + sortType;
				}
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