Java Data Type How to - Add leading zeros to a number


We would like to know how to add leading zeros to a number.


import java.text.DecimalFormat;
import java.text.NumberFormat;
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public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    int areaCode = 123;
    int exchangeCode = 456;

    NumberFormat nf3 = new DecimalFormat("0000");

    System.out.println(nf3.format(areaCode) + "-" + nf3.format(exchangeCode));