For some reason I am having trouble comparing strings when inside a while statement using the using the && and || operators.

while (input.equals("Yes")) && (input.equals("No"))

The error message implies the parentheses are ending the statement prematurely.

Can someone please give me a suggestion?

Thanks,
Jim

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input cannot be "yes" AND be "no" at the same time, so that if test will always be false.

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input cannot be "yes" AND be "no" at the same time, so that if test will always be false.

the parentheses are ending the statement prematurely.

Start with the first ( and find its pairing ). Where is that )?
It should be at the end of the conditional expressions used by the while statement.

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