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    Default Creating a Square

    Hi guys! I much very much interested in learning Java and though I do not have any background in programming whatsoever, I really, really wanted to try it. With that being said, it would be very much appreciated if anyone can help me figure out why I can't seem to get this program right. I aim to create a solid square using this:

    public class asteriskSquare {

    public static void main(String[] args) {

    for (int x = 1; x <= 4; x++){
    for (int y = 1; y <= 4; y++){


    Sadly, all I'm getting is a single column of "+".
    Thanks in advance guys!

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    Default Re: Creating a Square

    println ends the output with a new line, so ALL asterisks are followed by a newline. Instead, use a combination of print() and println().
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