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Text.Character

Creates a character with given number.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Text 5.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "Text.Character"; Character Number )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Character Number The unicode codepoint. 65

Result

Returns OK or error.

Description

Creates a character with given number.
The FileMaker Char() function works only for unicode values up to 65535. This function works with higher values up to 2 billion.

See also Text.Code.

Examples

Test the function:

"Shows a musical symbol: " & char(119070) &" " & MBS("Text.Character"; 119070)

Example result: Shows a musical symbol: 䩾 𝄞

Get smiley:

MBS("Text.Character"; 128512)

Example result: 😀

See also


Text.CapitalCase   -   Text.Characters

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