Have you tried to learn about Unicode, UTF-8, and multibyte text encoding and all the articles are just too "academic" or too technical? This article aims to make the whole topic easy for just about anyone to understand.
Viewers will learn one way to get user input in Java.
Introduce the Scanner object:
Declare the variable that stores the user input:
An example prompting the user for input:
Methods you need to invoke in order to properly get user input: