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Select...Case Statement

Defines one or more statement blocks depending on the value of an expression.


Select Case condition Case expression Statement Block [Case expression2 Statement Block][Case Else] Statement Block End Select


\<emph\>Condition:\</emph\> Any expression that controls if the statement block that follows the respective Case clause is executed.

\<emph\>Expression:\</emph\> Any expression that is compatible with the Condition type expression. The statement block that follows the Case clause is executed if \<emph\>Condition\</emph\> matches \<emph\>Expression\</emph\>.


Sub ExampleRandomSelect

Dim iVar As Integer

    iVar = Int((15 * Rnd) -2)

    Select Case iVar

        Case 1 To 5

            Print "Number from 1 to 5"

        Case 6, 7, 8

            Print "Number from 6 to 8"

        Case 8 To 10

            Print "Greater than 8"

        Case Else

            Print "Out of range 1 to 10"

    End Select

End Sub