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Retrieve delimetted value from String

aakash bhatt
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Joined: Jan 09, 2003
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In my String , I have value as String vTest = "ABC#XYZ#PQR#STV"
How do i retrieve the value ABC, XYZ each by each which is delimetted by #
Thanks,
aakash
Nigel Browne
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Joined: May 15, 2001
Posts: 673
Use StringTokenizer
Jeff Allison
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Joined: Dec 09, 2004
Posts: 20
While StringTokenizer will work, the split method works for simple strings and delimiters like this. See <http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.2/docs/api/java/lang/String.html#split(java.lang.String)>
Stan James
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And in JDK 5 you can try Scanner. So many ways to solve one problem!


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