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Convert_Text_to_UTF8 ( string )

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Mogens Brun, fmIntegrator ApS
http://fmintegrator.com

Converts a FileMaker text string to a UTF-8 string.

Sample Input:
Convert_Text_to_UTF8 ( "Man" )
Convert_Text_to_UTF8 ( "Mænd med idéer" )
Sample Output:
Man
Mænd med idéer


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

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Description:

Converts a FileMaker text string to a UTF-8 string. May be nested with "Convert_Text_to_Base64" to encode FileMaker text string to Base64 for use in URLs as "Convert_Text_to_Base64 ( Convert_Text_to_UTF8 ( string ) )". The combined action of the two custom functions performs with double speed as "AscIIToBase64" (also briandunning.com) and handles all legal char. values in UTF-8.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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