but the best part is, use the
"obase" and "ibase" commands for all
your conversion needs.
For example, type:
This will output "FF".
Next, if you type:
Then a dot (or period), it stands for
"the last number")
It will return "11111111", that's 255 in binary!
If you need hex to dec,
just type "ibase=16" and "obase=10"
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