Python get ASCII Code for a letter examples| ord, chr function

This tutorial shows you how to convert ASCII to Character and Character to ASCII

Get ASCII Value of an character

ord() function returns the ASCII value for a given character. It accepts only single character.

asciivalue =ord('a')
print(asciivalue) # 97
print(ord('b')) # 98
print(ord('c')) # 99
print(ord('d')) # 100

in case if ord('abc') functio passed an string, It throws

TypeError: ord() expected a character, but string of length 3 found

Convert ASCII to Character in python

chr() function takesn integer value , returns letter.

print(chr(97)) # a
print(chr(98)) # b
print(chr(99)) # c
print(chr(100)) # d