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!= Not Equals

Tag Link != Not Equals Category Symbol
Type Symbol Source Available No
Support Preferred Version 5.0
Change Unchanged Data Source Any
Output Type Boolean Security None
Implementation LCAPI Sets Lasso 8.5, Lasso 8.0, Lasso 7.0, Lasso 6.0, Lasso 5.0


!= checks that the left parameter is not equal to the right parameter. It returns True if the parameters are not equal or False otherwise.

Note: If the parameter on the right hand side of the symbol is a negative literal it should be surrounded by parentheses. For example, (4 != (-1)).


[If: Left_Parameter != Right_Parameter]

If: Left_Parameter != Right_Parameter;


Required Parameters
Left_Parameter The value to be compared.
Right_Parameter The value to be compared.


To return a result if one value is not equal to another:

Use the not equals symbol != within an opening [If] tag. The following example checks if the boolean value True is equal to the boolean value False. The contents of the [If] ... [/If] tags is returned since the condition is True.

[If: True != False]
  The boolean values are not equal.

The boolean values are not equal.