[Tutor] convert binary to ascii
dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Fri Sep 2 19:48:28 CEST 2005
On Fri, 2 Sep 2005, Servando Garcia wrote:
> Here is my question : sam in binary is 01110011 01100001 01101101.
> if given 01110011 01100001 01101101 how would I go back to ascii.
If we have strings of ones and zeros, we can turn those into numbers by
using the int() function. For example:
>>> int("101", 2)
>>> int("110", 2)
>>> int("111", 2)
For more information on int(), see:
There is also a function to convert ordinals back into their ascii
character values. Take a look at:
and search for the word "ASCII": you should see a function there that will
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