I want to say that key is absent or the value of that key is empty (comes from code)

What is a right way to write this message:

  • No key found or it's empty.
  • No key found or is empty.
  • @downvoter, please explain – snaggs Mar 11 '17 at 15:59
  • That’s not really a sentence. It sounds like it’s intended to be a terse error message? – Jim Mar 11 '17 at 16:00
  • @Jim yes, its a error message, changed – snaggs Mar 11 '17 at 16:01
  • How about: "No key is found (or is empty)"? +1 for sincerity. Don – rhetorician Mar 11 '17 at 16:04
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    It’s really two different error conditions. Someone debugging that code would probably like to know which of those two occurred. I’d suggest not trying to combine them. ( not the downvoter btw) – Jim Mar 11 '17 at 16:05

If you're attempting to express this in telegraphic style, for concise documentation:

Key absent or empty

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