Welcome to the CSC Q&A, on our server named in honor of Ada Lovelace. Write great code! Get help and give help!
It is our choices... that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Categories

+19 votes

Error: Could not find or load main class SymbolArt$SymbolArt
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: SymbolArt$SymbolArt

asked in CSC211_Winter2018 by (8 points)
+8

It sounds a little bit like you might have tried to put a class inside of a class... e.g.

public class SymbolArt {
     public class SymbolArt {
   ...

You should also check whether you wrote

public static void main(String[] args) {

correctly.

(But you may have to provide more details for us to help.)

+6

I’ve fixed the problem. The mistake was not on my coding, I created a new class, and copied the exact same codes on the new class and worked. A friend told me that, some times there are exceptions that the failure might be from java itself.

+6

I doubt it was from Java -- it was probably something that went wrong in the Eclipse editor.

1 Answer

+4 votes

I had the same issue! It's funny how the smallest things can mess it all up.

answered by (8 points)
...