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Logical AND Operator (&&) (JavaScript)

Performs a logical conjunction on two expressions.

result = expression1 && expression2

Any variable.


Any expression.


Any expression.

If both expressions evaluate to true, result is true. If either expression evaluates to false, result is false.

JavaScript uses the following rules for converting non-Boolean values to Boolean values:

  • All objects are considered to be true.

  • Strings are considered to be false if they are empty.

  • null and undefined are considered to be false.

  • A Number is false if it is zero.

Supported in the following document modes: Quirks, Internet Explorer 6 standards, Internet Explorer 7 standards, Internet Explorer 8 standards, Internet Explorer 9 standards, Internet Explorer 10 standards, Internet Explorer 11 standards. Also supported in Store apps (Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.1). See Version Information.

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