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denis coder403 Points
How do i fix this problem: If i type the code just like in this video, it shows on the alert dialog box "null"
Please tell me how do i fix this problem. My code is: var guysName = prompt('What is your name?'); alert(guysName);
If you have a solution, please awnser this.
Steven Parker225,664 Points
When the prompt box appears, if you type in a name and click the "OK" button, you should see that name in the alert box.
But if you click the "Cancel" button instead, it will show "null" because that's what the "prompt" function returns.