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Java

Can't seem to operate "Hello World" correctly even after copying the code verbatim.

Hello everyone,

When watching the first video to print "Hello World" for java I can't get the code to compile right. It just says:

treehouse:~/workspace$ javac Introductions.java                                                                                                                          
Introductions.java:8: error: cannot find symbol                                                                                                                          
        console.prinf("Hello, my name is Derek");                                                                                                                        
               ^                                                                                                                                                         
  symbol:   method prinf(String)                                                                                                                                         
  location: variable console of type Console                                                                                                                             
1 error                                                                                                                                                                  
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I looked at the example that Craig wrote and it looks like everything is written verbatim. Can someone help me out?

2 Answers

You're really close. There is just a small typo in your code. look over the line console.prinf('Hello, my name is Derek'); again. Do you see it? You are missing the t. Try again with the method printf.

Harry James
Harry James
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Changed Comment to Answer

I found it Thank you so much!

Harry James
Harry James
14,780 Points

Glad to hear Amber Camus was able to help out here! :)

Go ahead and mark her answer as the Best Answer so that other users know that this question has been solved, and also credit Amber for her answer!