How to find where the imported file is?

heyday2004
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I have a new project, the first line is:
import app.common.service.ApplicationStart;

I tried it, but could not find the details of this file ApplicationStart in the import statement. Any suggestion? Thanks.
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Top Expert 2009
Commented:
ApplicationStart maybe in some jar inside the  classpath of the project. If you are using an IDE like eclipse, press ctrl + shift + T or ctrl + shift + R and type in the classpath.
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Once you have found the jar containing the class, navigation is quite easy: a jar is simply said a Zip-Archive with some extra information and can be extracted with any Zip-Utility.
Once extracted, remember that each package represents a folder, so the class you're looking for should be in: app\common\service

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