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I have a string value where I am getting the a integer with ')' I want to remove the ')' have the value separated from all the unwanted special characters. Do any one here have any idea how can I remove the ')'. I have tried stringValue.replace('\)'. ''), but it is not working.

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up vote 9 down vote accepted

Something like :

String s = '(09890)';
Integer i = Integer.valueOf(s.replaceAll('[\\(\\)]',''));
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