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Java Program used to get the name of the file or directory mentioned in pathname using getName() method.

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String Getname program to get the name of the file or directory mentioned in pathname.

Example Program


package service1;
import java.io.File;

public class StrGetname {
	public static void main(String[] args) {
		File f = null;
		File f1 = null;
		String v, v1;
		boolean bool = false;
		try {
			// create new files
			f = new File("C:\\test.txt");
			f1 = new File("C:\\Program Files");

			// get file name or directory name
			v = f.getName();
			v1 = f1.getName();

			// true if the file path exists
			bool = f.exists();

			// if file exists
			if (bool) {
				// prints
				System.out.println("File name: " + v);
			}

			// true if the directory exists
			bool = f1.exists();

			// if the folder exists
			if (bool) {
				// prints
				System.out.print("Folder name: " + v1);
			}
		} catch (Exception e) {
			// if any error occurs
			e.printStackTrace();
		}
	}
}


Output

File name: test.txt

Folder name: Program

Description

The java.io.File.getName() method returns the last name of the pathname’s name sequence, that means the name of the file or directory denoted by this abstract path name is returned.

Declaration

Following is the declaration for java.io.File.getName() method:
public String getName()

Parameters

  • Not Applicable.

Return Value

This method returns name of the file or directory or empty string if pathname’s name sequence in empty.

Exception

  • Not Applicable.

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