Delete a File in Java

 
Many times we need to delete a file once the job is done. In this tutorial we will see how to delete a file in Java.

File class in Java has a method delete(). This method deletes the file or directory denoted by the abstract pathname. If the pathname denotes a directory, then the directory must be empty in order to be deleted.

Syntax:

Let’s see file deletion with an example.

File Deletion:

Output:

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