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Locator.geocode thorws IllegalStateException

I want to get latitude and longitude of address, and I used


but it throws IllegalStateException ,request is made on the event dispatch thread


how can I solve this?

is possible to use Locator.geocode in my application, because if I use Locator.geocode any where in the source it throws exception,

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Re: Locator.geocode thorws IllegalStateException

From the javadocs:


An application must request geocode information outside of the event dispatch thread.


Start a worker thread and make the call from the thread.