Writing a program using the IF statement

I have to write a question usinf the IF statement.  I have to write a program to check whether or not a year inputted is or was a leap year.  A year is a leap year if it is evenly divisible by 4, except that any year divisible by 100 is a leap year only if is divisble by 400?
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Author Commented:
//Steven Zecca
package proj2stz;
import javax.swing.*;
public class LeapYear
{
public static void main(String[] args)
{
String s1,s2,s3;
int x,y;
y=Integer.parseInt(s1);
x=Integer.parseInt(s1);
if(y/4=x)
{
System.out.println("x is a leap year");
}
else
{
System.out.println("x is not a leap year");

}
}
}
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Author Commented:
package proj2stz;
import javax.swing.*;
public class LeapYear
{
public static void main(String[] args)
{
String s1,s2,s3;
int x,y;
y=Integer.parseInt(s1);
x=Integer.parseInt(s1);
if(y/4=x)
{
System.out.println("x is a leap year");
}
else
{
System.out.println("x is not a leap year");

}
}
}
this is what i have..but it doesn't work
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Commented:
if( (y%100==0 && y%400==0) ||(y%100!=0 && y%4==0))
{
System.out.println("y is a leap year");
}
else{
System.out.println(" y is not a leap year");
}
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