Convert HCL to JSON

Use this HCL to JSON converter tool by pasting or uploading HCL in the left box below. Results will appear in the box on the right.

HCL = HashiCorp Configuration Language

Input (HCL) - Paste your HCL here

Output (JSON) - The converted JSON

Converter Options
JSON indent spacing
Number of spaces to use for indenting the JSON output
Tab indent
Use tabs instead of spaces to indent JSON

Want to convert JSON to HCL instead? Use the JSON to HCL Converter Tool.

How to use HCL to JSON Conversion Tool

  1. Paste your HCL input into the left input box and it will automatically convert it into JSON.
  2. The JSON output is the box to the right.
  3. If there are any errors in the HCL and the converter isn't able to do the conversion, the error message will appear in the output box letting you know where the error was found in the HCL.
  4. Use the control box to select options that will affect the conversion.
  5. Your HCL data is secure. ConvertSimple's converter does not send your HCL data to our servers for conversion, the process is done completely in your web browser. That's what makes ConvertSimple's converter the safest and fastest converter out there.

HCL Format

Name HCL
Full form name HashiCorp Configuration Language
File extension .hcl
Type of format Configuration Language
MIME type text/plain

JSON Format

Name JSON
Full form name JavaScript Object Notation
File extension .json
Type of format Object Notation
MIME type application/json

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