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How to write repeating questions

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William Ward
William Ward on 8 Apr 2021
Commented: Adam Danz on 13 Apr 2021
I'm looking to loop questions continuously until I get a 'no' answer.
For example when the program asks if there are any more rooms and I answer yes then it should ask the dimensions. And once I have inputted that then it should ask if there are anymore rooms, and so on until I say there aren't anymore rooms.
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Adam Danz
Adam Danz on 13 Apr 2021
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Adam Danz
Adam Danz on 8 Apr 2021
I assume you're using input to prompt users to respond. This is the least robust, most error-prone method of getting information from users.
I suggest using a question dialog box. For example: [see this answer].
To address your question, you can wrap the input command in a while-loop that continually saves the user's response and exits when the user enters 'no'.
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Adam Danz
Adam Danz on 12 Apr 2021
I would create a simple, short while-loop that merely asks "are there any more floors" followed by a conditional statement that calls a "YES" routine and a "NO" routine.

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