Integer shortValue() Method in Java
The Integer.shortValue() is an inbuilt method of java.lang which returns the value of this Integer in the short type .
public short shortValue()
Parameters: The method does not take any parameters.
Return Value: The method returns the integer value represented by this object after converting it to type short.
Below programs illustrate the Integer.shortValue() method:
Program 1: For positive integers.
The Value of sh_value = 763
Program 2: For negative number.
The Value of sh_value = -43
Program 3: For a decimal value and string.
Note: It returns an error message when a decimal value and string is passed as an argument.
prog.java:10: error: no suitable constructor found for Integer(double) Integer sh_object = new Integer(27.51); ^ constructor Integer.Integer(int) is not applicable (argument mismatch; possible lossy conversion from double to int) constructor Integer.Integer(String) is not applicable (argument mismatch; double cannot be converted to String) 1 error
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