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JavaScript switch Statement



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The switch statement in JavaScript is used to select a particular group of statements to be executed among several other groups of statements.

JavaScript switch Statement Example

Here is an example illustrates how to use switch statement in JavaScript:

<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
	<title>JavaScript switch Statement</title>
</head>
<body>

<h3>JavaScript switch Statement Example</h3>
<script type="text/javascript">
	
	var mychar = "C";
	document.write("Checking the character...<br/>");
	switch(mychar)
	{
		default: document.write(mychar + " is a consonant.");
			break;
		case "A": document.write(mychar + " is a vowel.");
			break;
		case "E": document.write(mychar + " is a vowel.");
			break;
		case "I": document.write(mychar + " is a vowel.");
			break;
		case "O": document.write(mychar + " is a vowel.");
			break;
		case "U": document.write(mychar + " is a vowel.");
			break;
	}
	document.write("<br/>Done!");
	
</script>

</body>
</html>

Here is the sample output of the above JavaScript switch statement example:

javascript switch statement

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