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Joined: 2010-01-11

hi guys, Im new to JDK and java, just looking for some help on how to start simple projects.

Looking to write something to perform a sample greeting :

Need a class Greeter that contains a String field name, and the following public methods: (a) void askName() that asks the user for a name in an input dialog box and stores it in the field name (b) void greetDialog() that displays a personalized greeting (for example,

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Joined: 2010-01-25

Here is one way to do this. Method A and C works, but about method B, I don't know how do you want to show the result, in the TextField? If Yes, you should handle with it, if You have any problems, write :).

public class Greeter{

static String name;

public static String askName(){
name = JOptionPane.showInputDialog("Type name: ",null);
return name;

public String greetDialog(){
return name;

public static String greetConcole(){
return name;

public static void main(String[] args) {
System.out.print("Hello from: "+greetConcole());


Message was edited by: yoss