Methods of StringTokenizer class in Java.

The StringTokenizer class of the java. util package allows an application to break a string into tokens.

  • This class is a legacy class that is retained for compatibility reasons although its use is discouraged in new code.
  • Its methods do not distinguish among identifiers, numbers, and quoted strings.
  • These class methods do not even recognize and skip comments.


Live Demo

import java.util.*;
public class Sample {
   public static void main(String[] args) {
      // creating string tokenizer
      StringTokenizer st = new StringTokenizer("Come to learn");
      // checking next token
      System.out.println("Next token is : " + st.nextToken());


Next token is : Come

Updated on: 27-Feb-2020


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