Java Calendar add days function

I am trying to write a simple line of Java code that will return today's date - 1, convert it to a String and format of MMddyy.  This is what i have:

Calendar todaysDate = Calendar.getInstance();
          todaysDate.add(Calendar.DATE, -1);
            SimpleDateFormat formatter = new SimpleDateFormat("MMddyy");
            String formattedDate = formatter.format(todaysDate);
        source = myFileName + "LTCQR" + todaysDate.toString() + ".txt";
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sanjeev_mcaCommented:
Problem with this code is that you are passing calendar object to the format() method. use calendar.getTime() method and pass the date to the format.

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VBStudentAuthor Commented:
Thanks, that helped me figure it out.
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