unsigned char


An unsigned data type that occupies 1 byte of memory. Same as the byte data type.

The unsigned char data type encodes numbers from 0 to 255.

For consistency of Arduino programming style, the byte data type is to be preferred.


unsigned char var = val;

Parameter Values

  • var: variable name.
  • val: the value to assign to that variable.

Example Code

unsigned char myChar = 240;

See Also

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