Java Examples - Create a temporary File

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Problem Description:

How to create a temporary file?

Solution:

This example shows how to create a temporary file using createTempFile() method of File class.

import java.io.*;

public class Main {
   public static void main(String[] args) 
   throws Exception {
      File temp = File.createTempFile
      ("pattern", ".suffix");
      temp.deleteOnExit();
      BufferedWriter out = new BufferedWriter
      (new FileWriter(temp));
      out.write("aString");
      System.out.println("temporary file created:");
      out.close();
   }
}

Result:

The above code sample will produce the following result.

temporary file created:


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