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Java Character toString(char c) Method

Java toString(char c) method is a part of the Character class. This method returns the equivalent String object of the specified character value. The result is a string of length consisting solely of the specified char.This method does not handle supplementary characters.

This method is used to convert char value into String.


public static String toString(char c) 


The parameter passed is the char value whose equivalent String is to be returned.


Returns the String equivalent of the character value passed as a parameter.

Example 1:

Here, the character values are converted into its equivalent String representations.

public class StudyTonight
    public static void main(String[] args)
        char ch1 = 'A';
        char ch2 = 't';
        System.out.println("Equivalent String is : "+Character.toString(ch1));   
        System.out.println("Equivalent String is : "+Character.toString(ch2));   

Equivalent String is : A
Equivalent String is : t

Example 2:

Here is a user-defined example where anyone using this code can put a value of his choice and get the equivalent output.

import java.util.Scanner;  
public class StudyTonight
    public static void main(String[] args) 
            System.out.print("Enter the value ");  
            Scanner sc = new Scanner(;  
            char ch =;  
            String s = Character.toString(ch); //converting to string
            System.out.println("String value is : "+ s);          
        catch(Exception e)
            System.out.println("Invalid input!!");

Enter the value m
String value is : m
Enter the value J
String value is : J

Live Example:

Here, you can test the live code example. You can execute the example for different values, even can edit and write your examples to test the Java code.

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