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Hash.RandomHexString

Creates a random hex string.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Hash 3.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "Hash.RandomHexString"; Length )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Length The length of the text to return in characters. Result string with be double that size as it is hex. 32

Result

Returns text.

Description

Creates a random hex string.
You can use this strings for hash seeds.

Examples

Creates 8 byte string:

MBS( "Hash.RandomHexString"; 8 )

See also


Hash.PBKDF2.HMAC   -   Hash.RandomString

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