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Conditional Statement Syntax Rules


  • Troubleshooting IF Statements with Document Automation


  • Microsoft Word

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  • There must be 1 space inside each end of the brackets that enclose the conditional statement
  • Text expressions should be surrounded by quotation marks. This includes the actual merge field that would return text (IE "<< Matter.Client.Name >>" = "John Smith")
  • Numeric expressions should not be surrounded by quotation marks
  • If an expression or text area should be blank, add quotation marks with nothing between them
  • Expressions and true/false text cannot contain quotation marks
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