one error....can't find it

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    Question one error....can't find it

    Code:
     
    #include <iostream>
    
    using namespace std;
    
    int main()
    {
    	const int SIZE = 5;
    	int values[SIZE], counter, temp;
    	bool swap;
    
    	
    	for (counter=0; counter<SIZE; counter++)
    	{
    		cout<<"please input a number"<<endl;
    		cin>>values[counter];
    	}
    
    	do
    	{	
    		swap = false;
    		for (counter=0; counter < values[counter - 1]; counter++)
    		{
    			if (values[counter+1] > values[counter])
    			{
    				temp = values[counter];
    				values[counter +1 ] = values[counter];
    				values[counter] = temp;
    				swap=true;
    			}
    		}
    	}
    	while(swap)
    	
    }
    the error is

    error C2059: syntax error : '}'


    please help me

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    C++まいる!Cをこわせ! Elysia's Avatar
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    Spamming too, are we?
    I think you need to take a look at the line where the error is an work your way upwards and see if you're missing something.
    Quote Originally Posted by Adak View Post
    io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.

    Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.

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    There's another person with the exact same problem as you: look
    Don't quote me on that... ...seriously

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    C++まいる!Cをこわせ! Elysia's Avatar
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    I can't but help to think it's the very same one. Same username, same code...
    I wonder why...?
    Quote Originally Posted by Adak View Post
    io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.

    Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.

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    Looks like you're missing something after your do while loop: http://www.cppreference.com/keywords/do.html

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