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    Default problem regarding giving value to string variable

    String str ="vijay\singh";
    it give error
    i want to make string which contain \ symbol but it give error

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    you should escape the special char's for given string

    try the following string assignment,

    String str = "vijay\\singh";

    -Selvaraj

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    '\' is the escape character.
    If you want just a '\' in the string you need to escape it...so:
    "vijay\\singh"

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