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skip a loop

skip a loop

How to skip any loop?
For instance,

ans = 0
For i=Lbound(a) to UBound(a)
  if a(i) = "1" Then
     answer = answer + cint(a(i))

Or simply speaking, what is the vbscript equivalent of java-continue?  thanks

RE: skip a loop

You just did it. There isn't any equivalent, so you have to do it with conditionals, like you just showed. Instead of ??? you can use a comment, or you can invert the logic and leave off the else part.

Tracy Dryden

Meddle not in the affairs of dragons,
For you are crunchy, and good with mustard.

RE: skip a loop

Exit For

RE: skip a loop

Exit For won't continue the loop, it will end it. That's not what the OP is looking for. They want a command that will skip the rest of the stuff inside the for loop and go back to the top of the loop. There is no syntactical reason to have such a command, you can easily do without it just as the OP demonstrated above. It's just for convenience. I'm surprised Java even has such a command, since it is otherwise such a strict language, and that kind of command violates a major precept of structured programming - one entry, one exit.

Tracy Dryden

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For you are crunchy, and good with mustard.

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