basic.else Statement/BASIC Program

basic.else

Command basic.else Statement/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description is the in-line clause for the "if" statement to execute when it evaluates to false.

See the "then/else construct" for an explanation on the use of "then" and "else" clauses in statements that allow or require them.
Syntax else statement.block
Options
Example
if x = 5 then print "Five" else print "Not Five"
if x = 5 then
  begin
    print "Five"
  end else print "Not Five"
if x = 5 then 
  begin
    print "Five"
  end else
    print "Not Five"
  end
Purpose
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