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Connie's Avatar, Join Date: Jun 2012
Newbie Member
Hi there ... my very first forum post Can some one please explain the difference between Double.parseDouble and Double.toString and when I might use either or both?
smohd's Avatar, Join Date: Aug 2012
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As the functions names explain:
parseDouble passes a string as parameter and returns a double from it. For example if the string is "123" it returns a double 123. So simply take a numeric string and return it as double.

But toString returns a string from a double:
Oracle docs have the info for that: Double Class