Hi friends,

im using follwing code to read word document in java using apache poi package..

import org.apache.poi.poifs.filesystem.*;
import org.apache.poi.hwpf.*;
import org.apache.poi.hwpf.extractor.*;
import java.io.*;

public class readDoc
public static void main( String[] args )
String filesname = "Hello.doc";
POIFSFileSystem fs = null;
fs = new POIFSFileSystem(new FileInputStream(filesname;
//Couldn't close the braces at the end as my site did not allow it to close

HWPFDocument doc = new HWPFDocument(fs);

WordExtractor we = new WordExtractor(doc);

String[] paragraphs = we.getParagraphText();

System.out.println( "Word Document has " + paragraphs.length + " paragraphs" );
for( int i=0; i<paragraphs .length; i++ ) {
paragraphs[i] = paragraphs[i].replaceAll("\\cM?\r?\n","");
System.out.println( "Length:"+paragraphs[ i ].length());
catch(Exception e) {

but im getting exception that

java.io.IOException: Unable to read entire header; -1 bytes read; expected 512 bytes
at org.apache.poi.poifs.storage.HeaderBlockReader.<in it>(HeaderBlockReader.java:78)
at org.apache.poi.poifs.filesystem.POIFSFileSystem.<i nit>(POIFSFileSystem.java:83)

how to solve this issue.. please suggest me .. its urgent..