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Java catch Keyword

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If an error occur, use try...catch to catch the error and execute some code to handle it:

try {
  int[] myNumbers = {1, 2, 3};
} catch (Exception e) {
  System.out.println("Something went wrong.");

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Definition and Usage

The catch keyword catches exceptions generated by try statements.

The catch statement allows you to define a block of code to be executed, if an error occurs in the try block.

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Read more about exceptions in our Java Try..Catch Tutorial.

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