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Jacobe Collins
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Hey im new to programming and dont know so im like ultra baby status. I got the head first java 2nd edition book and I was wondering was it ok to use java SE8 with the book or should I go and find the old version
 
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Welcome to the Ranch.

You can use Java 8 with the book.
Java is backward compatible so any code written for earlier versions of Java should work in later versions it just won't be using all the features of the later version but for an absolute beginner that's not really an issue.
 
Jacobe Collins
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thank you
 
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