Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

DecimalToBinary ( Integer )

convert any positive integer to binary

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Rob Poelking   Rob Poelking - Show more from this author
Excelisys, Inc.

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  Sample input:
DecimalToBinary ( 10 )
  Sample output:

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

Use to convert any positive integer (base10) to binary (base2) value.



MB   MB, Holland
Feb 8, 2017
If you don't want to use the extra parameter fot tail recursion try:
Let ( [
n = Int ( dec ) ;
x = Ln ( n ) / Ln ( 2 ) ;
p = Int( x )
] ;
Case ( n > 0 ; 10^p + dec2bin ( n – 2^p ) )

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