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DateFormat giving me error message Dateformat cannot be applied to text please assist

 
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DateFormat giving me error message Dateformat cannot be applied to text.Please Note: I copied this code from SCJP pg 483: The Locale Class

 
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You can get better help, in general, by giving the actual error message and the line to which it applies.

I assume you mean the compile error "The method getInstance() in the type DateFormat is not applicable for the arguments (int)" in the line



The problem is that getInstance does not take an int value, or in fact any value. I think the method you're looking for is getDateInstance(int).

 
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oHH Thnks corrrected it
 
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