Re: Binary to Hexadecimal Conversion

Brandon McCombs <>
Sat, 30 Dec 2006 05:10:29 -0500
lei wrote:

Hello! I made this program of converting binary to hexadecimal, there
are few errors which are new to me. Please check it out. Thanks!


import java.lang.*;

class BinaryDecoder{
    public static void main(String args[]) throws IOException{
        InputStreamReader stdin = new InputStreamReader(;
        BufferedReader console = new BufferedReader(stdin);
        System.out.print("Enter a number in binary: ");
        String input = console.readLine();

        int decimal=0;
        for(int counter=input.length()-1; counter>=0; counter--){
                int exp=input.length()-1-counter;

        int hexadecimal=0;
        int powerOfTen=1;
        int number=decimal;
        int counter=0;
        int[] hex = new int[20];

            int remainder=number%16;
            hex[counter] = remainder;

        System.out.print("Hexadecimal: ");
        for(int count=hex.length; count>=0; count--){
            else if(hex[count]==11)
            else if(hex[count]==12)
            else if(hex[count]==13)
            else if(hex[count]==14)
            else if(hex[count]==15)


How about you tell us the errors you have found so far instead of
relying on us to scan your code and/or compile it to generate the errors?

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