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decFromHex ( hexValue )

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Arnold Kegebein, Arnold Kegebein
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Convert a hex number into a decimal number.

Sample Input:
decFromHex ( "FF0033" )
decFromHex ( "FF" )
Sample Output:
16711731
255


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

Description:

Optimized code.for faster conversion of hex numbers to decimal numbers.

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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Well; OK. But there are a LOT of functions doing exactly the same thing here. What is different / better about yours?

Bruce Robertson, Redmond WA
October 23, 2017 2:17pm

The difference is speed.

I tested it against some other hex→dec cfs and got sometimes 80 - 100% better performance.

Arnold Kegebein, Hamburg, Germany
October 24, 2017 3:05am

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