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# 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

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11-23-2012 12:41 AM

Iv attached a picture to show the error & my rule text. I have created the Parameters etc. & the statement includes if & end if. Cheers,

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 01:33 AM in reply to: shmartin89

If Parameter("HEIGHT")=152.4

Parameter("UC_PROFILE")="152.4"
EndIf

If you are finding usnderstanding ilogic difficult, have a go at the online tutorials.

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 03:48 AM in reply to: waynehelley

** Use "End IF', not "ENDIF"

Pasting into IE erased the space.

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 04:58 AM in reply to: waynehelley

Cheers,

My text in the 'UC_designation' Parameter contains 'x's. E.g - 152.x152x23

Inventor recognises this as an equation, therefor the rule doesnt work. Is there any way around this without replacing the 'x's?

Cheers,

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 05:09 AM in reply to: shmartin89

when you created the "UC_PROFILE" Parameter, did you create it as a text parameter?

If not, in the parameters dialogue, use the drop down in the bottom left which by default says "Add Numeric". Select "Add Text" instead.

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 07:40 AM in reply to: waynehelley

Cheers Wayne.

This is the first time iv started using Rules. If you havent already guessed!

Sandy

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 08:17 AM in reply to: shmartin89

Do you know if there is a way in which rules can be run automatically? E.g Everytime the part is updated or saved rather then having to press iTrigger

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-23-2012 08:24 AM in reply to: shmartin89

NVM. Iv added the rule into event triggers.

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-26-2012 12:20 AM in reply to: shmartin89

I'm not that knowledgeable about triggers I'm afraid, as I have only really been creating rules which I need to run on command, but have a look at this...

http://inventortrenches.blogspot.co.uk/2012/01/creating-basic-ilogic-rule-with-event.html

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# Re: 'End if must be preceded by a matching if'

11-26-2012 12:23 AM in reply to: waynehelley

I just realised NVM stands for nevermind so mevermind my last post also!

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