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Hi,

I am making a program in ASP

Which will browse into the directory and filter image files. We should be able to delete those images

I got some code from below URL

http://www.asp101.com/articles/john/imageviewer/default.asp

I used the code, but I get the error:


Technical Information (for support personnel)

Error Type:
Microsoft VBScript compilation (0x800A0401)
Expected end of statement
/ASPImageProject/browsedir1.asp, line 60, column 28
objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then
---------------------------^


Browser Type:
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 2.0.50727)

Page:

The code in the above URL is below. I get the same type of code in many other sites but all give the same errors

Please guide
<%@ Language=VBScript %>
<% Option Explicit %>
<%
Const ImageFilePath = "images"
Const DeleteButtonLabel = "Delete Selected Images"
 
Dim objFSO
Dim objFolder
Dim objFile
 
Dim strFileName
Dim strFileExtension
 
Dim blnShowImages
 
If Request.QueryString("ShowImages") = "" Then
    blnShowImages = False
Else
    blnShowImages = CBool(Request.QueryString("ShowImages"))
End If
 
If Request.Form("btnDelete") = DeleteButtonLabel Then
    Set objFSO = Server.CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
 
    For Each strFileName In Request.Form("delete")
        objFSO.DeleteFile(Server.MapPath(ImageFilePath & "/" & _
            strFileName))
    Next
 
    Set objFSO = Nothing
End If
%>
<html>
<head>
  <title>ASP 101 Image Browser & Killer!</title>
</head>
<body>
 
<form action="<%= Request.ServerVariables("URL") %>" method="post">
 
<table border="1">
<tr>
    <th>Image Name</th>
    <th>Image <a href="<%= Request.ServerVariables("URL") %>?
        ShowImages=<%= Not blnShowImages %>">(Toggle Display)</a></th>
    <th>Delete This Image</th>
</tr>
<%
Set objFSO = Server.CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set objFolder = objFSO.GetFolder(Server.MapPath(ImageFilePath))
 
For Each objFile In objFolder.Files
	strFileExtension = LCase(Mid(objFile.Name, _
		InStrRev(objFile.Name, ".", -1, 1) + 1))
 
	If strFileExtension = "gif" Or strFileExtension = "jpg" Or _
		strFileExtension = "jpeg" Then
	' Original image file identification option:
	'If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or _
		objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then
        %>
        <tr>
        <td>
            <a href="<%= ImageFilePath & "/" & objFile.Name %>">
            <%= objFile.Name %></a>
        </td>
        <%
        If blnShowImages Then
            %>
            <td>
                <img src="<%= ImageFilePath & "/" & objFile.Name %>" />
            </td>
            <%
        Else
            %>
            <td>
                <a href="<%= ImageFilePath & "/" & objFile.Name %>">
                View Image</a>
            </td>
            <%
        End If
        %>
        <td align="center">
            <input type="checkbox" name="delete"
            value="<%= objFile.Name %>" />
        </td>
        <%
    End If
Next
 
Set objFolder = Nothing
Set objFSO = Nothing
%>
<tr>
    <td colspan="3" align="right">
        <input type="submit" name="btnDelete"
        value="<%= DeleteButtonLabel %>">
    </td>
</tr>
</table>
 
</form>
 
</body>
</html>

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Question by:tia_kamakshi
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by:rdivilbiss
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Could you try again without breaking the IF statement into two lines....e.g.

If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or  objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then
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by:rdivilbiss
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http://www.rodsdot.com/spider_images.asp

using

if  (file.type="GIF Image") or (file.type="JPEG Image") then
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hielo earned 1200 total points
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The problem is that these lines:
      ' Original image file identification option:
      'If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or _
            objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then

should be only two:
      ' Original image file identification option:
      'If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then

The last line is a continuation of the one before it, that's why the one before it ends in "_", meaning "this statement continues on the next line

If you really want to keep it in three lines, you need to comment the last line as well by prexing it with an apostrophe. Otherwise the system will try to execute that line by itself (like it is doing now) and will give you the error because Then is NOT tied to an If clause since the If is commented. Again, if you want it in three lines, this is what you need:
      ' Original image file identification option:
      'If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or _
      '      objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then
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by:dosth
dosth earned 800 total points
ID: 21836975
just remove this lines

' Original image file identification option:
        'If objFile.Type = "GIF Image" Or _
                objFile.Type = "JPEG Image" Then
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