URLEncoder

public class URLEncoder extends Object

This class is used to encode a string using the format required by application/x-www-form-urlencoded MIME content type.

All characters except letters ('a'..'z', 'A'..'Z') and numbers ('0'..'9') and characters '.', '-', '*', '_' are converted into their hexadecimal value prepended by '%'. For example: '#' -> %23. In addition, spaces are substituted by '+'.

Public Method Summary

static String
encode(String s, String charsetName)
Encodes s using the Charset named by charsetName.
static String
encode(String s)
This method was deprecated. Use encode(String, String) instead.

Inherited Method Summary

Public Methods

public static String encode (String s, String charsetName)

Encodes s using the Charset named by charsetName.

Parameters
s
charsetName

public static String encode (String s)

This method was deprecated.
Use encode(String, String) instead.

Equivalent to encode(s, "UTF-8").

Parameters
s