This program converts temperature from one scale to another.
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Temperature Converter 2.0

This program allows the user to convert a temperature to the Celsius, Fahrenheit, or Kelvin scales.


Mike Schulenberg



This version features an improved user interface over Temperature Converter 1.0, as well as the ability convert a temperature to the Kelvin scale.


This program was written in Java using NetBeans, its included GUI builder, and Swing.

Download an Executable for Java

Temperature Converter 2.0

ZIP File Contents

  • readme.txt
  • TemperatureConverter2.0.jar


Unzip the contents of into their own directory. Installation of the JRE (Java Runtime Environment) is also required.

Using the Program

The program interface has 3 parts:

  • a field to enter the temperature to be converted, as well as a drop-down list to set the temperature scale to convert from
  • a group of radio buttons to set the temperature scale to convert to
  • a panel to display the conversion result

To convert a temperature, enter a value in the 'Temperature' field and use the drop-down list to select the current temperature scale. Use the 'Convert to' radio buttons to select the target temperature scale, then click the 'OK' button to see the result.

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