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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Storing and Tracking Information with Variables Using String Methods

Scott Jenkins
Scott Jenkins
310 Points

I just don't understand this

I am just not comprehending this :( Seems like he goes over so much so fast

var id = "23188xtr";
var lastName = "Smith";

var userName = touppercase(id);
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="app.js"></script>

2 Answers

Travis Adams
Travis Adams
3,667 Points

Firstly, you need to pay close attention to the camel-casing with method names.

Secondly, you're passing the variable id as a parameter to the .toUpperCase() method, although it does not take one. The correct syntax is like this:

var userName = id.toUpperCase();

14,630 Points

Hey Scott, there is no touppercase() method as such, the one you need is string.toUpperCase();

hope it helps, good luck! Deckey