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Java String equals()

The java string equals() method compares the two given strings based on the content of the string. If any character is not matched, it returns false. If all characters are matched, it returns true.

The String equals() method overrides the equals() method of Object class.


Internal implementation


Signature


Parameter

anotherObject : another object i.e. compared with this string.


Returns

true if characters of both strings are equal otherwise false.


Overrides

equals() method of java Object class.


Java String equals() method example

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Java String equals() Method Example 2

The equals() method compares two strings and can be used in if-else control structure.

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Java String equals() Method Example 3

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