How to convert from base 10 another base using Google
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Google Query: convert from base 10 to base 16 using google
If you had read my post on how to do base conversions, you should now be a master of base conversions . Now that you are a master you should be able to use shortcuts when necessary right? Well, I know that google can convert from base 10 to some of the more common bases like 2, 8, and 16 and vice-versa. I just forgot the syntax so I did some googling and found a great post from a Google employee, (Matt Cutts) on how to do this. Thanks Matt!
Basically you can do the following in the search box at Google.com …
For example, to convert 128 (base-10) into other bases:
Decimal to Binary-
128 in binary
Binary (you must use the 0b prefix) to Decimal
0b10000000 in decimal
Decimal to Octal
128 in octal
Octal (you must use the 0o prefix) to Decimal
0o200 in decimal
Decimal to Hexadecimal
128 in hex
Hexadecimal (you must use the 0x prefix) to Decimal
0x80 in decimal
You can also use these same techniques to convert from the other bases(2,8,16) to any other base that Google supports (2,8,16). The Google calculator is an amazing thing. It even knows the answer to:
That’s it! Happy Google converting!
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