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jon kelson
jon kelson
5,149 Points

hi , please could someone tell me what does the code word Switch do ?

its in lots of code being taught but I cant remember it being explained thank you

1 Answer

Lukas Smith
Lukas Smith
4,026 Points
 switch value {
        case smth1:
            do smth1
        case smth2:
            do smth2
        case default:
            do default
it is replace with IF THEN ELSE IF