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Difference Between Instance variable and local varaible

Jay Shukla
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Can anyone please explain me possibly with small example , what is difference between instace variable and local variable , and what are their scope?

Thanks in Advance.
Campbell Ritchie
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There's a section in the Java Tutorials.
Campbell Ritchie
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Another Java Tutorials link.
 
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