Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

ByteSize ( bytes ; precision )

Converts bytes to a magnitude-appropriate unit of measure

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Jeremy Bante   Jeremy Bante

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  Sample input:
ByteSize ( 618288209196180 ; 2 )
  Sample output:
562.33 TB

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Converts bytes to a magnitude-appropriate unit of measure.



belg4mit   belg4mit
Aug 22, 2022
To change 0 YB to 0 B for bytes=0, change the second magnitude line to:

~magnitude = Min ( Max(~magnitude ;0); 8 ) // don't exceed known magnitude units, and catch 0 bytes

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