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I am using the URL class created a connection and want to read the content of the connection and want to store in the a file,
but I am not able to find the result it is encoded in some format as follow]
I have used following
I have surprised when saw the result in the contents.txt as follow
When i compile and run your code I get a 180k file that is all printable text.
<meta name="description" content="Welcome to Yahoo!, the world's most visited home page. Quickly find what you're searching for, get in touch with friends and stay in-the-know with the latest news and information.">
<meta name="keywords" content="yahoo, yahoo uk, yahoo home page, yahoo homepage,yahoo search, yahoo mail, yahoo messenger, news, finance, sport, entertainment,games">
Im guess your problem is probably a charset issue. How are you viewing the contents.txt file?