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Read an Image from a file


import java.awt.BorderLayout;
import java.awt.Image;

import javax.imageio.ImageIO;
import javax.swing.ImageIcon;
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JLabel;

public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {
    File sourceimage = new File("source.gif");
    Image image =;

    JFrame frame = new JFrame();
    JLabel label = new JLabel(new ImageIcon(image));
    frame.getContentPane().add(label, BorderLayout.CENTER);


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