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DecimalFormat getNegativePrefix() method in Java

  • Last Updated : 01 Apr, 2019

The getNegativePrefix() method of the DecimalFormat class in Java is used to get the negative prefix value of this DecimalFormat instance.


public String getNegativePrefix()

Parameters: This method does not accepts any parameter.

Return Value: This method returns negative prefix value of this DecimalFormat instance.

Below program illustrate the above method:

// Java program to illustrate the
// getNegativePrefix() method
import java.text.DecimalFormat;
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
        // Create a DecimalFormat instance
        DecimalFormat deciFormat = new DecimalFormat();
        // Get the negative prefix value
        String negativePrefix = deciFormat.getNegativePrefix();


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