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what this method do in JDBC?

 
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Class.forName()
 
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See here: http://java.sun.com/javase/6/docs/api/java/lang/Class.html#forName(java.lang.String)
 
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It Returns the Class object associated with the class or interface with the given string name. Check the API of the Class. In JDBC this use to load the class of the JDBC driver class.
 
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Please make your topicstart a bit more intriguing.

This is a really .. what´s the word? .. harsh topic.
 
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You need to refer and read the APIs at the least once when you start posting questions areound this forum.

Java Ranch is supposedly not an FAQ provider. Ranchers are supposed to help people stuck in some form or the other when coding comes.

If you need step by step instructions, then you better code once and before coding you read the basics of Java, JDBC once.
 
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