Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

BinToFloat32 ( binary )

Convert a float32 (IEEE-754) formatted binary string to a decimal number.

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  Sample input:
BinToFloat32 ( "01000001110010000000000000000000" )
BinToFloat32 ( "00111111100000000000000000000000" )
BinToFloat32 ( "10111110100000000000000000000000" )
BinToFloat32 ( "01000000100110000111101011100001" )
BinToFloat32 ( "11000011000110010011100111010010" )
  Sample output:
25
1
-.25
4.675
-153.22586

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

Requires BaseConvert (http://www.briandunning.com/cf/901) and BinToFracDec (http://www.briandunning.com/cf/1878)

 

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