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IIF Statement

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Sachin 80451
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I am trying to get an IIF statement to work. it is very simple:


SELECT IIF( -1 < 1, 'TRUE', 'FALSE' ) AS Result

and I get the output:

Msg 102, Level 15, State 1, Line 2
Incorrect syntax near '>'.


is there something I am doing blaringly obviously incorrect.
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What version of SQL are you working with? If 2005, that's why you're getting an error, IIF was added in SQL 2012.

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Sachin 80451
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That might explain alot, I am using 2005!!

thank you
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