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Integer to Byte

 
Balaji Bang
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hi

how the convertion from integer to byte happens?
byte y=(byte)230;

y value is -26.how the result will be -26
anyone please help me.....
 
Ankit Garg
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Well Banu the value 230 is out of the range of byte which is from -128 to 127. So the value 230 will be truncated. This truncation happens at the binary level. Just read a tutorial about Number Systems to understand this concept...
 
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