Convert ANSI to ASCII

ANSI to ASCII Converter

ANSI to ASCII Converter

Introduction of the Tool:

The Convert ANSI to ASCII tool is a handy web tool designed to simplify the process of converting ANSI-formatted text into plain ASCII text. ANSI text often contains escape codes for formatting and color, which may not be desirable in certain contexts. This tool allows users to quickly strip away ANSI escape codes, leaving behind clean, readable ASCII text.

Steps to Use This Tool:

  1. Input ANSI Text: Paste the ANSI-formatted text into the provided textarea.
  2. Click “Convert”: Click the “Convert” button to initiate the conversion process.
  3. View Converted ASCII Text: The tool will remove ANSI escape codes and display the converted ASCII text in the output section.

Functionality of the Tool:

  • ANSI to ASCII Conversion: The tool removes ANSI escape codes from the input text, resulting in plain ASCII text.
  • Clean Text Output: Users can easily obtain clean, formatted ASCII text suitable for various purposes.
  • Simple Interface: The tool offers a straightforward interface, making it easy for users to perform conversions quickly.

Benefits of Using This Tool:

  1. Streamlined Conversion: Quickly convert ANSI text to ASCII format with just a few clicks.
  2. Text Cleanup: Remove unnecessary ANSI escape codes to obtain clean, readable ASCII text.
  3. Versatility: The converted ASCII text can be used in environments where ANSI formatting is not supported or desired.
  4. Accessibility: Accessible via any web browser, making it convenient for users to access and use the tool from anywhere.


  • Q: Can I use this tool to convert ANSI text with complex formatting?
    • A: Yes, the tool efficiently removes ANSI escape codes, including those for color, formatting, and other styling elements.
  • Q: Are there any limitations to the types of ANSI escape codes that can be removed?
    • A: The tool effectively removes most standard ANSI escape codes. However, some complex or non-standard escape codes may not be fully supported.
  • Q: Can I use the converted ASCII text in any application?
    • A: Yes, the converted ASCII text is plain and can be used in any application or environment that supports ASCII text.