Java Format - Java DateFormat.parse(String source)


DateFormat.parse(String source) has the following syntax.

public Date parse(String source)  throws ParseException


In the following code shows how to use DateFormat.parse(String source) method.

import java.text.DateFormat;
import java.util.Date;
import java.util.Locale;
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public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {

    Date date = DateFormat.getTimeInstance(DateFormat.DEFAULT, Locale.CANADA).parse("21.33.03");

The code above generates the following result.