# Program to Convert Binary to Decimal in Java

Here you will get program to convert binary to decimal in Java.

There are mainly two ways to convert a binary number to decimal number in Java.

1. By using parseInt() method of Integer class.
2. By using user defined logic.

## Program to Convert Binary to Decimal in Java

By using Integer.parseInt()

Integer.parseInt() method takes two arguments. First argument is a string and second argument is the base or radix in which we have to convert the number. The output is the integer represented by the string argument in the specified radix. Below is the program for it.

Without using Integer.parseInt()

In this method we have to define our own logic for converting binary number to decimal. The approach that we will use here is mentioned in below example.

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The program that implements above approach is mentioned below.

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If you found anything missing or incorrect in above programs then please mention it by commenting below.

## 8 thoughts on “Program to Convert Binary to Decimal in Java”

1. Bismeet Singh

import java.util.Scanner;
public class Binary2Decimal{
public static void main(String[] args) {
Scanner no=new Scanner(System.in);
System.out.println(“Enter a binary number”);
String n=no.nextLine();
System.out.println(Integer.parseInt(n, 2));
}
}
Exception in thread “main” java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: “2”
at java.lang.NumberFormatException.forInputString(NumberFormatException.java:65)
at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:580)
at binary2decimal.Binary2Decimal.main(Binary2Decimal.java:8)

You have to enter binary number, here you have entered decimal number 2 so exception is coming.

1. Bismeet Singh

Oh thanks I am a beginner so didn’t realise that!

2. Nikhil Kulkarni

y dont you restrict users to give binary number input format only

2. Ab niazi

public class Bin2dec {

/**
* @param args the command line arguments
*/
public static void main(String[] args) {
Scanner s = new Scanner(System.in);
System.out.println(“Enter the Word”);
String str = s.next();
int number;
double digit = 0 , result = 0;
int check = 1;
for(int i = 0; i < str.length() ; i++){
if(str.charAt(i) =='1' || str.charAt(i) =='0'){
check = 1;
}
else{
check = 0;
}
}
if(check == 0){
System.out.println("Error: Invalid Binary String \"" + str + "\"");
}
else if(check == 1){
number = Integer.parseInt(str);
for(int i = 0; i < str.length() ; i++){
digit = number % 10;
number = number / 10;
result = result + (digit * pow(2,i));
}
System.out.println((int)result);
}

3. Habib

Given code is wrong for input 2100
You just need to use break statement after check=0

2100 is not a binary number.

4. Palak Davda

import java.io.*;
class BinaryToDecimal
{
public static void main(String [] args) throws IOException
{
System.out.println(“Enter a binary a number:”);
char x[] = a.toCharArray();
int power=0;
long decimal=0 , sum=0;
for(int i =x.length-1 ; i>=0;i–)
{

int z = (int)java.lang.Math.pow(2,power);
sum = sum + ((x[i])*(z));
power++;
sum=0;
}
System.out.println(decimal);
}
}