how to use FileUtils in java

add this dependency in pom file

<!–appache common IO –>




public class ReadFileToStringSample
    public static void main(String[] args)
        // In this example we use FileUtils class from Apache
        // Commons IO ( to read the content of a 
        // file. FileUtils have two static methods called
        // readFileToString(File file) and readFileToString(
        // File file, String encoding) that we can user.

        // Here we create an instance of File to hold our
        // sample.txt file.
        File file = new File("sample.txt");

            // Read the entire contents of sample.txt
            String content = FileUtils.readFileToString(file);

            // For shake of this example we show the file content here.
            System.out.println("File content: " + content);
        } catch (IOException e)

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