Finding Thread info in Java | Core Java Tutorials

This “Finding Thread Info in Java” page is providing information clearly about how to find information of thread like name and priority using pre-defined methods.


Current Thread information:

  • We can find thread info easily from non static context.
  • Following example shows how to find thread info like Name and Priority.


  • Finding thread information from static context.
  • Main is a thread but static context.
  • To get the information of main thread we use following method.


public static Thread currentThread()

  • Returns a reference to the currently executing thread object.


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