File getName() method in Java with Examples
The getName() method is a part of File class. This function returns the Name of the given file object. The function returns a string object which contains the Name of the given file object.If the abstract path does not contain any name then a null string is returned.
public String getName()
Parameters: This function does not accept any parameters.
Return value: This function returns a String value which is the Name of the given File object.
Below programs will illustrate the use of the getName() function:
Example 1: We are given a file object of a file, we have to get the Name of the file object.
File Name : program.txt
Example 2: We are given a file object of a directory, we have to get the Name of the file object.
File Name :program
The programs might not run in an online IDE. please use an offline IDE and set the Name of the file