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Decode a base 64 URL string.

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Text 7.5 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "Text.DecodeFromBase64URL"; text { ; encoding } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
text The text to process. "R3LDvMOfIEdvdHQuIFRlc3Qg4pi6"
encoding The text encoding for result.
Default is native. This function can also handle UTF-16 as well as UTF-16LE and UTF-16BE for little/big endian byte order.
"UTF-8" Optional


Returns decoded text.


Decode a base 64 URL string.
This is for text only. Data encoded as base64 would probably be truncated as FileMaker texts do not contain NULL bytes.


Decode Base64 as UTF-8:

MBS( "Text.DecodeFromBase64"; "SGVsbG8gV29ybGQ"; "utf8" )

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This function is free to use.

Created 21st October 2017, last changed 21st October 2017

Text.DecodeFromBase64 - Text.DecodeFromBytes