Demonstrate Timer and TimerTask. : Timer « Development « Java Tutorial

import java.util.Timer;
import java.util.TimerTask;

class MyTimerTask extends TimerTask {
  public void run() {
    System.out.println("Timer task executed.");

class TTest {
  public static void main(String args[]) {
    MyTimerTask myTask = new MyTimerTask();
    Timer myTimer = new Timer();

    myTimer.schedule(myTask, 1000, 500);

    try {
    } catch (InterruptedException exc) {


6.18.1.Using Timers
6.18.2.Demonstrate Timer and TimerTask.
6.18.3.Timer and TimerTask Classes
6.18.4.Pause and start a timer task
6.18.5.Create a Timer object
6.18.6.Swing also provide a Timer class. A Timer object will send an ActionEvent to the registered ActionListener.
6.18.7.Create a scheduled task using timer
6.18.8.Schedule a task by using Timer and TimerTask.
6.18.9.Scheduling a Timer Task to Run Repeatedly
6.18.10.extends TimerTask to create your own task
6.18.11.Your own timer
6.18.12.Class encapsulating timer functionality