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How to Read a File as Byte Array?

Read file as byte array in JavaIn order to get the contents of the file as array of bytes we use BufferedInputStream on top of FileInputStream. Once the file handle is open, we read the bytes from the file in chunks and copy the byte chunks in the buffer using the System.arraycopy.<!>

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Example, read the content of an image file, and display the size.

java com.livrona.snippets.io.FileToArray C:imagesIMG_0002.jpg

DEBUG>[FileToArray]-About to Read file : C:imagesIMG_0002.jpg
INFO>[FileToArray]-File Size : 1242702

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