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levi sleight

Joined: Sep 19, 2012
Posts: 19
so. i treid to do 2 else ifs and it tells me it wont work. heres all my code

on line 36 it says "syntax error on token "else" delete this token"

p.s: im useing eclipse
Seetharaman Venkatasamy
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Joined: Jan 28, 2008
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line 34 - typo- semicolon after else if ()
Steve Luke

Joined: Jan 28, 2003
Posts: 4181

That is line 34 on your original code. There is an extra ; character after the if - that denotes the end of the if statement, which is immediately followed by a block which is independent of the if statement, therefore the following else clause is not applicable. You should remove the ; on that line

levi sleight

Joined: Sep 19, 2012
Posts: 19

thanks, im dumb
Campbell Ritchie

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
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Not at all. Lots of people make that mistake.
Jeff Verdegan

Joined: Jan 03, 2004
Posts: 6109

And even with experience, we don't necessarily stop making the mistake, but all the practice we've had making it makes us better at recognizing it when it happens.
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