.toString()

The .toString() method returns a String representation of the character sequence currently in a given StringBuilder.

Syntax

myStringBuilder.toString();

The .toString() method takes no arguments.

Example

The following example creates a StringBuilder with a specified String, manipulates it, then uses .toString() to print the results:

import java.util.*;
public class Example {
public static void main(String[] args)
{
StringBuilder str = new StringBuilder("Hello World!");
String s1 = str.toString();
System.out.println(s1);
str.reverse();
String s2 = str.toString();
System.out.println(s2);
}
}

This produces the following output:

Hello World!
!dlroW olleH

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