Package java.text

Interface Summary
AttributedCharacterIterator sample code for java.text.AttributedCharacterIterator definition code for java.text.AttributedCharacterIterator An AttributedCharacterIterator allows iteration through both text and related attribute information.
CharacterIterator sample code for java.text.CharacterIterator definition code for java.text.CharacterIterator This interface defines a protocol for bidirectional iteration over text.

Class Summary
Annotation sample code for java.text.Annotation definition code for java.text.Annotation An Annotation object is used as a wrapper for a text attribute value if the attribute has annotation characteristics.
AttributedCharacterIterator.Attribute sample code for java.text.AttributedCharacterIterator.Attribute definition code for java.text.AttributedCharacterIterator.Attribute Defines attribute keys that are used to identify text attributes.
AttributedString sample code for java.text.AttributedString definition code for java.text.AttributedString An AttributedString holds text and related attribute information.
Bidi sample code for java.text.Bidi definition code for java.text.Bidi This class implements the Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm.
BreakIterator sample code for java.text.BreakIterator definition code for java.text.BreakIterator The BreakIterator class implements methods for finding the location of boundaries in text.
ChoiceFormat sample code for java.text.ChoiceFormat definition code for java.text.ChoiceFormat A ChoiceFormat allows you to attach a format to a range of numbers.
CollationElementIterator sample code for java.text.CollationElementIterator definition code for java.text.CollationElementIterator The CollationElementIterator class is used as an iterator to walk through each character of an international string.
CollationKey sample code for java.text.CollationKey definition code for java.text.CollationKey A CollationKey represents a String under the rules of a specific Collator object.
Collator sample code for java.text.Collator definition code for java.text.Collator The Collator class performs locale-sensitive String comparison.
DateFormat sample code for java.text.DateFormat definition code for java.text.DateFormat DateFormat is an abstract class for date/time formatting subclasses which formats and parses dates or time in a language-independent manner.
DateFormat.Field sample code for java.text.DateFormat.Field definition code for java.text.DateFormat.Field Defines constants that are used as attribute keys in the AttributedCharacterIterator returned from DateFormat.formatToCharacterIterator and as field identifiers in FieldPosition.
DateFormatSymbols sample code for java.text.DateFormatSymbols definition code for java.text.DateFormatSymbols DateFormatSymbols is a public class for encapsulating localizable date-time formatting data, such as the names of the months, the names of the days of the week, and the time zone data.
DecimalFormat sample code for java.text.DecimalFormat definition code for java.text.DecimalFormat DecimalFormat is a concrete subclass of NumberFormat that formats decimal numbers.
DecimalFormatSymbols sample code for java.text.DecimalFormatSymbols definition code for java.text.DecimalFormatSymbols This class represents the set of symbols (such as the decimal separator, the grouping separator, and so on) needed by DecimalFormat to format numbers.
FieldPosition sample code for java.text.FieldPosition definition code for java.text.FieldPosition FieldPosition is a simple class used by Format and its subclasses to identify fields in formatted output.
Format sample code for java.text.Format definition code for java.text.Format Format is an abstract base class for formatting locale-sensitive information such as dates, messages, and numbers.
Format.Field sample code for java.text.Format.Field definition code for java.text.Format.Field Defines constants that are used as attribute keys in the AttributedCharacterIterator returned from Format.formatToCharacterIterator and as field identifiers in FieldPosition.
MessageFormat sample code for java.text.MessageFormat definition code for java.text.MessageFormat MessageFormat provides a means to produce concatenated messages in language-neutral way.
MessageFormat.Field sample code for java.text.MessageFormat.Field definition code for java.text.MessageFormat.Field Defines constants that are used as attribute keys in the AttributedCharacterIterator returned from MessageFormat.formatToCharacterIterator.
NumberFormat sample code for java.text.NumberFormat definition code for java.text.NumberFormat NumberFormat is the abstract base class for all number formats.
NumberFormat.Field sample code for java.text.NumberFormat.Field definition code for java.text.NumberFormat.Field Defines constants that are used as attribute keys in the AttributedCharacterIterator returned from NumberFormat.formatToCharacterIterator and as field identifiers in FieldPosition.
ParsePosition sample code for java.text.ParsePosition definition code for java.text.ParsePosition ParsePosition is a simple class used by Format and its subclasses to keep track of the current position during parsing.
RuleBasedCollator sample code for java.text.RuleBasedCollator definition code for java.text.RuleBasedCollator The RuleBasedCollator class is a concrete subclass of Collator that provides a simple, data-driven, table collator.
SimpleDateFormat sample code for java.text.SimpleDateFormat definition code for java.text.SimpleDateFormat SimpleDateFormat is a concrete class for formatting and parsing dates in a locale-sensitive manner.
StringCharacterIterator sample code for java.text.StringCharacterIterator definition code for java.text.StringCharacterIterator StringCharacterIterator implements the CharacterIterater protocol for a String.

Exception Summary
ParseException sample code for java.text.ParseException definition code for java.text.ParseException Signals that an error has been reached unexpectedly while parsing.