How to deal with conflicting classes

I have imported the poi library, a library which deals with parsing word documents, however the library itself uses a class called table which is shared with the main processing library, which I would also like to make use of.

This causes and ambiguous class error.

How do I get around this issue.

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You can access poi’s Table class using its “fully qualified name” instead of using keyword import for it:

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thanks I’ll take a look.

Ok so still kind of stuck, I understand that i would use the name of the library I downloaded as a prefix for the conflicting class, however as I only want access to the processing version of the class, I’m not sure how to call it.

Ive tried


Processing’s class Table belongs to package

Therefore its “fully qualified name” is