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Read data and returns as hex text.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
BinaryFile 7.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "BinaryFile.ReadHex"; BinaryFileRef; ByteCount )


Parameter Description Example value
BinaryFileRef The reference number for the open file. $FH
ByteCount The number of Bytes to read. 1000


Returns hex text or error.


Read data and returns as hex text.
The read text may be shorter.


Read hex encoded data:

Set Variable [ $fh ; Value: MBS( "BinaryFile.Open"; "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.txt" ) ]
Set Variable [ $data ; Value: MBS( "BinaryFile.ReadHex"; $fh; 1000) ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "BinaryFile.Close"; $fh) ]

See also

BinaryFile.ReadFloat   -   BinaryFile.ReadInt

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