Create Text File using Java

In this example, I am attaching Simple program about, How to Create Text File using Java. The example program has been tested and shared in the post.

CreateTxtFile.java

package com.dineshkrish;
import java.io.File;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.util.Scanner;
/**
* 
* @author Dinesh Krishnan
*
*/
public class CreateTxtFile {
// You can change the path accordingly
private static final String DESTINATION_PATH = "output/";
private static final String FILE_EXTENSION = ".txt";
public static void main(String[] args) {
Scanner scanner = new Scanner(System.in);
System.out.println("Enter the file name ?");
String fileName = scanner.next(); // Reading File name from user
String path = DESTINATION_PATH + fileName + FILE_EXTENSION;
File file = new File(path);
boolean status = false;
try {
// Creating the File
status = file.createNewFile();
} catch (IOException e) {
System.out.println(e.getMessage());
e.printStackTrace();
}
if(status) {
System.out.println("The file is created successfully...");
} else {
System.out.println("Can not able to create file...");
}
scanner.close();
}
}

Output

Enter the file name ?
dineshkrishnan
The file is created successfully…

Generated File

Create Text File using Java

References

1. java.io API JavaDocs
2. java.io.File API JavaDocs

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