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Case Stament to compare numbers

Posted on 2009-06-29
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I need to have a case statement to compare a variable and see if it is between two numbers.

i.e

Select Case PageCount

case (between 0 an 100
 postage = 1.10
case (between 101 and 200)
 Postage = 2.20
case else
 postage 5.50

end select

How do I accomplish this
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Question by:BPWALKIN
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
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this should do
Select Case PageCount 
case is => 0 and is <= 100
 postage = 1.10
case is > 100 and is <= 200
 Postage = 2.20
case else
 postage 5.50 
end select

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by:BPWALKIN
ID: 24739509
I am using VB6 I am getting a syntax error with that code.
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
ID: 24739581
where exactly, and which error?

alternative:
Select Case 
case PageCount => 0 and PageCount <= 100
 postage = 1.10
case PageCount > 100 and PageCount <= 200
 Postage = 2.20
case else
 postage 5.50 
end select

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Mike Tomlinson earned 500 total points
ID: 24739741
How about?
        Select Case PageCount
            Case 0 To 100
                postage = 1.10
 
            Case 101 To 200
                postage = 2.20
 
            Case Else
                postage = 5.50
 
        End Select

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by:BPWALKIN
ID: 24739764
regardless of the value in pagecount I am getting 5.5 in my postage value.
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by:Mike Tomlinson
ID: 24739781
Who was that directed at?...and is PageCount a NUMERIC variable or a STRING?
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by:BPWALKIN
ID: 24739787
Numeric , last message was posted to angell
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