Convert from String to float

How do I convert from String to float?

you can use a Double for example - assuming value is that string to parse
float f;
try { Double d = new Double(value); f = d.floatValue(); }
catch (NumberFormatException e) { f = 0.0; } // error - string value could not be parsed
// here use your float fHope, that helps
greetings Marsian
P.S.: the Double class is usefull for that, because you also can get intValue(), doubleValue() or longValue() out of it for example. The StreamTokenizer for example parses numbers also only to double.

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