Json unstringifier

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Free online JSON unstringifier. Just load your JSON value in the input form and it will automatically get unstringified. There are no ads, popups or nonsense, just an awesome JSON parser. Load a JSON string – get a parsed JSON data structure. Created for developers by developers from team Browserling.
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Json unstringifier tool What is a json unstringifier?
This tool transforms the input JSON string to a valid JavaScript value or expression. It uses your browser's parse method, which parses a string according to JSON grammar (syntax) rules. If the string doesn't have syntax errors, it creates a simple JavaScript value or a more complex object from the string. This function is the inverse of the stringify method and the parsing process is often called unstringification. To avoid parse errors, the input text has to wrapped in double quotation marks and the control characters must be written as the special JSON escape symbols. For example, tabs and newlines can't be literal tabs but must be written as and .
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Roman Proverb
This example unescapes a previously JSON-stringified Roman proverb. It turns escape symbols back to control characters (\t to a tab and \n to a newline), removes backslashes before quotation marks and drops the surrounding quotes.
"\"It is better to live\none day as a lion, than\na thousand days as a lamb.\"\n\tRoman proverb."
"It is better to live one day as a lion, than a thousand days as a lamb." Roman proverb.
Parse JS Code
In this example, we transform the input JSON data to a valid JavaScript object. We expand tabs and newlines, unquote other special symbols, and output well-formatted JavaScript.
"var employees = [\n\t{\n\t\t\"firstName\" : \"John\",\n\t\t\"lastName\" : \"Frank\"\n\t},\n\t{\n\t\t\"firstName\" : \"Anna\",\n\t\t\"lastName\" : \"Smith\"\n\t},\n\t{\n\t\t\"firstName\" : \"Billy\",\n\t\t\"lastName\" : \"Jones\"\n\t}\n];"
var employees = [ { "firstName" : "John", "lastName" : "Frank" }, { "firstName" : "Anna", "lastName" : "Smith" }, { "firstName" : "Billy", "lastName" : "Jones" } ]
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