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DecimalFormat setNegativeSuffix() method in Java

  • Last Updated : 01 Apr, 2019

The setNegativeSuffix() method of the DecimalFormat class in Java is used to set a negative suffix value for this DecimalFormat instance.


public void setNegativeSuffix(String newValue)

Parameters: This method a single parameter newValue which is the new value to be set as a negative suffix for this DecimalFormat instance.

Return Value: This method does not returns any value.

Below program illustrate the above method:

// Java program to illustrate the
// setNegativeSuffix() method
import java.text.DecimalFormat;
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
        // Create a DecimalFormat instance
        DecimalFormat deciFormat = new DecimalFormat();
        // Set a negative suffix value
        // Print a number with negative suffix


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