On Nov 9, 3:04 pm, "m" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

> Hi All

>

> Can you please tell me a way in which I can display a number with

> leading 0's. The total length of the number will be 5 digits.

>

> Ex: 5 as 00005, 25 as 00025, 125 as 00125 etc.

> I have a sequence which goes from 1 to a max of 99999.

>

> I know I can do it like this ..

> If (length(number)==1) { "0000"+number}

> else if (length(number)==2) { "000"+number}

>

> I am looking for any better solution. I use jdk1.5.0

>

> Thanks
I'd suggest taking a look at String.format

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/...va.lang.Object...)