How to resolve Invalid escape sequence in Java?

How can I use back slashes for a string in Java?

For example:

myString = "run -u A \\msomething\hsomething\something\something done";

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It underlines the whole string in read it says:

Invalid escape sequence (valid ones are  \b  \t  \n  \f  \r  \"  \'  \\ )

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I solved the problem by doing the following but I am looking for a more elegant solution:

myString = "run -u A" + "\\\\" + "msomething" + "\\" + "hsomething" + "\\" + "something" + "\\" + "something done";

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myString = "run -u A\\\\msomething\\hsomething\\something\\something done";

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