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# How to Convert Python Int to Char

In Python, a char can either be defined as an ASCII value or, if the char carries digits only, as the number it represents. In ASCII, a particular numerical value is given to different characters and symbols for computers to store and manipulate.

To find an ASCII value of a character, use the ord() function. Let’s see how to convert ASCII value to character value.

## Python int to char

To convert int to char in Python, use the chr() method. The chr() is a built-in Python method that returns a character (a string) from an integer (it represents the Unicode code point of the character).

`chr(i)`

### Arguments

The chr() method takes a single parameter which is an integer.

### Return Value

The chr() function returns a character (a string) whose Unicode code point is the integer.

### Example

Let’s use the chr() function to convert int to a character.

```print(chr(97))

print(chr(65))

print(chr(1100))```

#### Output

```a
A
ь```

And we get the characters the output concerning its ASCII value. The chr() method returns a character whose Unicode point is num, an integer.

## Integer passed to chr() is out of the range.

If we pass the negative value to the chr() function then it returns ValueError: chr() arg not in range(0x110000).

`print(chr(-11))`

#### Output

```Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/Users/krunal/Desktop/code/pyt/database/app.py", line 7, in <module>
print(chr(-1))
ValueError: chr() arg not in range(0x110000)```

An integer we have passed is outside the range, and then the method returns a ValueError.

## Convert a list of integers to characters

To create a list in Python, use the [ ] and add the values inside it.

```listA = [69, 72, 78, 81, 90, 99]

for number in listA:
char = chr(number)
print("Character of ASCII value", number, "is ", char)```

#### Output

```Character of ASCII value 69 is  E
Character of ASCII value 72 is  H
Character of ASCII value 78 is  N
Character of ASCII value 81 is  Q
Character of ASCII value 90 is  Z
Character of ASCII value 99 is  c```

## Convert Python char to int

To convert char to int in Python, use the ord() method. The ord() is a built-in Python function that returns a number representing the Unicode code of a specified character.

```print(ord('K'))
print(ord('B'))
print(ord('#'))
print(ord('~'))```

```75
66
35
126```

## Conclusion

To convert int to character, use the chr() function. To convert integer to character, use the ord() function.

That is it for this tutorial.

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