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C#

David Murumbi
David Murumbi
1,442 Points

what did I do wrong? error: Unexpected symbol `while', expecting `;', `{', `=>', or `whe

using System;

namespace Treehouse.CodeChallenges { class Program { static void Main() while (true) {

            try
            {
            Console.Write("Enter the number of times to print \"Yay!\": ");
            string input = Console.ReadLine();

            int count = int.Parse(input);

            if (count < 0)
                Console.WriteLine("You must enter a positive number.");
                break;

            int i = 0;
            while(i < count)
            {
                i += 1;   
                Console.WriteLine("Yay!");
            }
            }
            catch(FormatException exception)
            {
               Console.WriteLine("You must enter a whole number.");   
            }
    }
}

}

David Murumbi
David Murumbi
1,442 Points

could not post full error because of length here is the full error

error: Program.cs(7,12): error CS1525: Unexpected symbol while', expecting;', {',=>', or `where' Compilation failed: 1 error(s), 0 warnings

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
230,248 Points

It looks like the open brace that would start the "Main" code block is missing (before line 7).