# FreeBASIC - Not equal to: <>

Not equal to operator is a logical operator that is used to compare two numbers.## <>

### Description

`par1 <> par2`

### Input

- par1 - Any number
- par2 - Any number

### Output

- Result - Logical value Returns a true, if the first number is Not equal to the second, otherwise false.

**Note:**It works over all types of numbers.

### Examples

### FreeBASIC

Not equal to the possible of use:```
a = 5 < 10 ' a = true
b = 8 < x
if y < 100 then
x=x+1
end if
```

### FreeBASIC

Even one example in what situations we can use the operation Not equal to:```
x <> y
1 <> 10
(i and j) <> 64
```

### FreeBASIC

Other pieces of example codes:y <> 25

You can find it in the following collections: relational operators

Not equal to in another programming language:

Differences to: