Vbscript If Then Else In ASP
In ASP If Then Else conditional statements of Vbscript provides the functionality to test the condition and if it returns true then executes the code block inside it otherwise exits the code. Vbscript if then else can be used to decide the code execution according to the condition provided for it. In Vbscript there are three types of if then else conditional statements:
1. if then statement:
if statement is used to run the code only when the condition is true and there is no alternate code to be executed when the condition is false.
2. if then else statement:
if there are two types of codes that you want to execute conditionally when if statement returns true then first code is executed and when it returns false other part of code is executed.
3. if then elseif statement:
if there are more than two conditional statement, there are number of conditional criteria and you want to execute only one code block according to the condition then if then elseif conditional statements are used.
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Examples for Vbscript if then else in ASP
If Then Statement Example:
<% Dim a,b a = 10 b = 20 If b > a Then Response.Write "Yes b is greater than a." End If %>
If statement ends with End If statement.
If Then Else statement Example:
<% Dim a,b a = 10 b = 20 If b > a Then Response.Write "b is greater than a." Else Response.Write "a is greater than b." End if %>
If Then ElseIf Statement Example:
<% Dim grade If grade="A" Then Response.Write "Brilliant" ElseIf grade="B" Then Response.Write "Excellent" ElseIf grade="C" Then Response.Write "Good" ElseIf grade="D" Then Response.Write "Satisfactory" Else Response.Write "Fail" End If %>
Continue to next tutorial: Vbscript Select Case in ASP to learn about Select case statements that enable you to replace the multiple If-ElseIf conditions and make the code more readable.