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Is there a methos to get the extension of a file??  RSS feed

 
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hello frns
Is there a method to get the file extension of a file from a file object
Amit
 
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Hi Amit
i have written this code for u..
try it

import java.io.*;
class f1
{
public static void main(String args[])
{
File file1=new File("c:\\abcd\\ddd\\c.exe");
String name=file1.getName();
String ext=name.substring(name.lastIndexOf('.')+1);
System.out.println(ext);
}
}
Bhupendra
 
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Thanks Bhupendra
I was gonna do the same thing and i got a ready made code Actually i wanted to knoe wether there is any method to get the file extension i didnt find it in the API but i thinn i read it somewhere
Amit
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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