Overview ColdFusion Open BlueDragon Lucee

Converts a string to a binary object. Used to convert binary data that has been encoded into string format back into binary data.


Name Required Type Default Description
binaryencoding Yes String A string specifying the algorithm used to encode the original binary data into a string; must be one of the following: - hex: characters 0-9 and A-F represent the hexadecimal value of each byte; for example, 3A. - UU: data is encoded using the UNIX UUencode algorithm. - base64: data is encoded using the Base64 algorithm.
encoded_binary No
String Yes String A string containing encoded binary data.