Java.util.TimerTask Class



The java.util.TimerTask class represents a task that can be scheduled for one-time or repeated execution by a Timer.

Class declaration

Following is the declaration for java.util.TimerTask class:

public abstract class TimerTask
   extends Object
      implements Runnable

Class constructors

S.N.Constructor & Description
1protected TimerTask()
This constructor creates a new timer task.

Class methods

S.N.Method & Description
1 boolean cancel()
This method cancels this timer task.
2 abstract void run()
This method represents the action to be performed by this timer task.
3 long scheduledExecutionTime()
This method returns the scheduled execution time of the most recent actual execution of this task.

Methods inherited

This class inherits methods from the following classes:

  • java.util.Object