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    • #2237

      Here is the program I have at the moment

      I want to add a timeout function on the if statement in blue and then clear the screen with system(“cls”); Any help on how to create the timeout function?

      I am using Dev C++ compiler and what I am trying to do is asking a user to enter a purchase amount, if it is negative I am giving them a message it must be positive then after about 10 second clear the screen so they can reenter a proper purchase price.

    • #3626

      You use can sleep function for prompting to require amount of time.

      In condition you add the sleep(10).

      It will wait for 10 seconds, then do the require stuffs

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