DecimalFormat setPositivePrefix() method in Java

The setPositivePrefix() method of the DecimalFormat class in Java is used to set a positive prefix value for this DecimalFormat instance.

Syntax:

public void setPositivePrefix(String newValue)

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



Return Value: This method does not returns any value.

Below program illustrate the above method:

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// Java program to illustrate the
// setPositivePrefix() method
  
import java.text.DecimalFormat;
  
public class GFG {
  
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        // Create a DecimalFormat instance
        DecimalFormat deciFormat = new DecimalFormat();
  
        // Set a positive prefix value
        deciFormat.setPositivePrefix("positive");
  
        // Print a number with positive prefix
        System.out.println(deciFormat.format(12345));
    }
}

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Output:

positive12, 345

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/7/docs/api/java/text/DecimalFormat.html#setPositivePrefix(java.lang.String)

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