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Lucy Sommerman
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What's the best way to add 10 second delay withing main () if not using threading?

thanks
Ulf Dittmer
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Thread.currentThread().sleep(10000);

will do that even in a single-threaded application.
Sravan Kumar
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Thread.sleep(10000) will do. sleep() method is static in Thread class and it causes the current thread to sleep for the specified number of milli-seconds.


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I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link: http://aspose.com
 
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