Welcome to the Java Programming Forums


The professional, friendly Java community. 21,500 members and growing!


The Java Programming Forums are a community of Java programmers from all around the World. Our members have a wide range of skills and they all have one thing in common: A passion to learn and code Java. We invite beginner Java programmers right through to Java professionals to post here and share your knowledge. Become a part of the community, help others, expand your knowledge of Java and enjoy talking with like minded people. Registration is quick and best of all free. We look forward to meeting you.


>> REGISTER NOW TO START POSTING


Members have full access to the forums. Advertisements are removed for registered users.

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Hello my Name is Jacob!

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    1
    My Mood
    Cheerful
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default Hello my Name is Jacob!

    hello all,
    i am new to java, i am interested in becoming a better programer. if anyone has any beginner programs that i can study and learn from i would appreciate them.

    i have eclipse and bluej, i have trouble programing without looking at other codes for help, i really want to get better, if anyone know a good direction for me to start, i currently only know java.
    Last edited by tagoen; May 31st, 2011 at 09:58 PM.


  2. #2
    mmm.. coffee JavaPF's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    3,336
    My Mood
    Mellow
    Thanks
    258
    Thanked 287 Times in 225 Posts
    Blog Entries
    4

    Default Re: Hello my Name is Jacob!

    Hello tagoen, welcome to the Java Programming Forums.

    Eclipse is the best IDE to use in my opinion but it all depends on the type of applications you wish to write.

    There are lots of beginner program ideas out there. I suggest you have a quick look through the forums (What's Wrong With My Code?) People are always posting assignments looking for help. You could try your hand at one of those.

    Another idea is, if you have a hobby such as collecting vinyl records, why not write a program to record and display information on your collection? I always find that writing programs which relate to another interest or hobby of mine makes things more interesting.
    Please use [highlight=Java] code [/highlight] tags when posting your code.
    Forum Tip: Add to peoples reputation by clicking the button on their useful posts.

    Looking for a Java job? Visit - Java Programming Careers