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The Java programming language always uses call by value. That means that the method gets a copy of all parameter values. In particular, the method cannot modify the contents of any parameter variables passed to it.


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Java always call by value, which means the original value won't be changed. This means primitive values won't change and object reference won't change ( but object may change inner states.