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Execute block of code if condition is true



case is part of the switch statement syntax which allows for conditional execution. A particular case consists of the case statement itself followed by a case expression and one or more statements.

The general form of the switch statement is

case case_expr compares the value of the expression switch_expr declared in the preceding switch statement with one or more values in case_expr, and executes the block of code that follows if any of the comparisons yield a true result.

You typically use multiple case statements in the evaluation of a single switch statement. The block of code associated with a particular case statement is executed only if its associated case expression (case_expr) is the first to match the switch expression (switch_expr).


To execute a certain block of code based on what the string, method, is set to,

See Also

switch, otherwise, end, if, else, elseif, while

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