Profile Lookup error when both are same

Profile Lookup error when both are same
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#1

Tell us what’s happening:
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error:
“Kristian”, “lastName” should return “Vos”
“Sherlock”, “likes” should return [“Intriguing Cases”, “Violin”]
“Harry”,“likes” should return an array

Your code so far


//Setup
var contacts = [
    {
        "firstName": "Akira",
        "lastName": "Laine",
        "number": "0543236543",
        "likes": ["Pizza", "Coding", "Brownie Points"]
    },
    {
        "firstName": "Harry",
        "lastName": "Potter",
        "number": "0994372684",
        "likes": ["Hogwarts", "Magic", "Hagrid"]
    },
    {
        "firstName": "Sherlock",
        "lastName": "Holmes",
        "number": "0487345643",
        "likes": ["Intriguing Cases", "Violin"]
    },
    {
        "firstName": "Kristian",
        "lastName": "Vos",
        "number": "unknown",
        "likes": ["JavaScript", "Gaming", "Foxes"]
    }
];


function lookUpProfile(name, prop)
{
// Only change code below this line
for(var i=0;i<contacts.length;i++)
{
  if(contacts[i].firstName == name)
  {
    if(contacts[i].hasOwnProperty(prop))
    {
      return contacts[i][prop];
    }
    else
    {
      return "No such property";
    }
  }
  return "No such contact" ;
}
// Only change code above this line
}

// Change these values to test your function
lookUpProfile("Akira", "likes");

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Link to the challenge:
https://learn.freecodecamp.org/javascript-algorithms-and-data-structures/basic-javascript/profile-lookup


#2

You are returning no such contact when the name doesn’t match the firstname at index 0, but what about looking for name in the rest of the array?


#3

error:
“Kristian”, “lastName” should return “Vos”
“Sherlock”, “likes” should return [“Intriguing Cases”, “Violin”]
“Harry”,“likes” should return an array


#4

thanks a lot got it
@hbar1st