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How do you count the number of characters in a word that is inputted by the user in Java? Is there a command or function that will return the number of characters?

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Assuming you've read the word into a String variable, you can use the .length() method:

String word;
// read in the word
int numchars = word.length();


Hope that helps,
Twilight Dragon

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