Converting a String Character to its ASCII Value

Converting a String Character to its ASCII Value

How do I read the last character in a DBEdit box and get its ASCII value? The character will change, depending on the DBEdit.Text property.

You can use the Ord function to convert a character into its ASCII value. To get the last character of an edit box, you reference the index of its value like so:


About Our Editorial Process

At DevX, we’re dedicated to tech entrepreneurship. Our team closely follows industry shifts, new products, AI breakthroughs, technology trends, and funding announcements. Articles undergo thorough editing to ensure accuracy and clarity, reflecting DevX’s style and supporting entrepreneurs in the tech sphere.

See our full editorial policy.

About Our Journalist