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read properties file from web.xml or through java

arun kumar bv

Joined: Sep 08, 2011
Posts: 3
hi all,

I have a java web app. I want to specify the path in file is as shown below:


when i run the application it is showing filenot found exception my java code is like this:

public class ConfigLoader {

public String Uploadphotokey="PhotoFileDir";
public String Uploadhoroscopekey="HoroscopeFileDir";
private static Properties prop =new Properties();

public String getProperty(String key){
ConfigLoader config =new ConfigLoader();
System.out.println("inside configureloader if control******************");

return prop.getProperty(key);
private void loadProperty(){
FileInputStream inStream;
Properties prop =new Properties();

try {
System.out.println("loading successfully");
inStream = (FileInputStream) getClass().getResourceAsStream("");


catch (FileNotFoundException e) {
catch (IOException e) {


public static void main(String[] args) {
File photofile = new File(FileFolder);
FileOutputStream fout1 = new FileOutputStream(photofile);

can anybody please help me how to read this through web.xml or from java code or any means.
thanks in advance

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