How to URL Decode a Query String in Python

We can make use of the urllib.parse module to decode a query string using Python.


from urllib.parse import unquote

url_encoded_query_string = "date=2023/07/23%2011%3A50%20AM&message=Hello%21%20How%20are%20you%3F"
decoded_query_string = unquote(url_encoded_query_string)



date=2023/07/23 11:50 AM&message=Hello! How are you?

URL Decode Python Query String Example


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