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How To Delete File In Java

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The command File.delete() to delete a file in java, it will return a boolean value to indicate the delete operation status;
true if the file is deleted;
false if failed.



In this example, it will delete a log file named “C:\\sample.txt”

package com.simplecode.file;
public class DeleteFile
    public static void main(String[] args)
    		File file = new File("c:\sample.txt");
    			System.out.println(file.getName() + " is deleted!");
    			System.out.println("Delete operation is failed.");
    	}catch(Exception e){

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