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Hi,
I have a question here... can I retrieve the day of a week by jst specifying the exact date ?
say for eg:
I specify 02/02/03
and is there any method or function I can get the day of the week this date ?
 
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No problem. Just take a look at the java.util.Calendar class and/or the java.text.SimpleDateFormat class. If you create a Calendar and call aCalendar.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK) you will receive a number representing the day of the week. If you want a string representation, use a SimpledateFormat.

Result:
The date is: February 2, 2003
The day Of the week is: 1
(This is a Sunday)
 
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