package newuser;

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.FileReader;

public class Main implements ServerConstants {

    public static void main(String[] args) {
		BufferedReader lnr = null;
		String line = null;

                int N=1000;
		int totalRecords = 0;

                String [][] array = new String[N][];

                try {
			lnr = new BufferedReader (new FileReader("LoginData.txt"));

			for (line = lnr.readLine(); line!=null; line = lnr.readLine()) {

				array[totalRecords] = line.split(" , ");

		} catch (Exception e) {
			System.out.println("An error has occured: "+e.getMessage());
		for (int i=0;i<totalRecords;i++) {
			for (int j=0;j<array[i].length;j++) {
				System.out.print(array[i][j]+" ");

Ok so I have this code. The code reads a text file, stores the information into an array then displays the contents on the screen when I run the code. So basically what I have is a .txt file with a list of users e.g:

username, password
matt, 123

What I want the code to do is allow me to enter new users into that text file. I have browsed through the i-net and it seems that the .txt file cannot be just edited. The information has to be stored into an array, and then the extra information I wish to add be added to that array, then the array printed into a new .txt file. How exactly can I modify the code to do this? Any help is appreciated. Thanks

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Last Post by ncmathsadist

The FileWriter has an optional second boolean argument. If you pass it true, it will operate in append mode.

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