URL Decoder


URL Decoder is used to decode portions of the URL that have been encoded using URL encoding and restore them to their original form.

Input: Paste URL encoded text below

Certain characters need to be encoded (escaped) in URL. This is also called as Percent encoding. Read more at wikipedia

Example Substitutions

Common characters after percent-encoding (ASCII or UTF-8 based)
CharacterEncoded Value
newline %0A or %0D or %0D%0A
space %20
" %22
% %25
- %2D
. %2E
< %3C
> %3E
\ %5C
^ %5E
_ %5F
` %60
{ %7B
| %7C
} %7D
~ %7E

How to do URL encoding in various programming languages