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simmi kamal

Joined: Sep 07, 2007
Posts: 17
hello ranchers,

I just wanted to get clarified, Is NumberFormatException checked Exception or Runtime Exception??
Nabila Mohammad
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Joined: Nov 05, 2007
Posts: 661
It is Runtime Exception,coming under IllegalArguementException.
Hope that helps.

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Prabhu Venkatachalam
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Joined: Nov 16, 2005
Posts: 502

Class which extends RuntimeException are all called Runtime exceptions.

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simmi kamal

Joined: Sep 07, 2007
Posts: 17
Thanks Nabila and Prabhu for clearing my doubt.
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