Convert Hex to Unary

Convert Hex to Unary


The "Convert Hex to Unary" tool allows users to convert a hexadecimal number into its unary representation.

Steps to use this tool:

  1. Enter the hexadecimal number in the input field labeled "Enter Hexadecimal Number."
  2. Click the "Convert to Unary" button.
  3. The unary representation of the hexadecimal number will appear below.


The tool performs the following steps to convert hexadecimal to unary:

  1. It defines the unary representation of each hexadecimal digit.
  2. It iterates through each digit of the hexadecimal number.
  3. It retrieves the corresponding unary representation for each digit and concatenates them together with a space between each unary representation.

Benefits of using this tool:

  1. Unary Representation: Easily convert hexadecimal numbers into unary representation.
  2. Understanding Unary Encoding: Helps in understanding unary encoding, a simple yet fundamental concept in computer science and mathematics.
  3. Visual Representation: Provides a visual representation of the unary encoding of hexadecimal numbers.


Q: What is unary representation?
A: Unary representation is a numeral system where each natural number is represented by a corresponding number of symbols. For example, the number 3 is represented as '111' in unary.

Q: Are there any limitations to the input?
A: This tool accepts valid hexadecimal numbers as input. Non-hexadecimal characters or numbers larger than the capacity of JavaScript may not produce accurate results.

Q: Can I convert unary back to hexadecimal?
A: No, this tool only converts hexadecimal to unary. Unary representation is not commonly used for storage or manipulation of data and is primarily used for theoretical purposes.