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Creates a random hex string.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Hash 3.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Hash.RandomHexString"; Length )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Length The length of the text to return in characters. Result string with be double that size as it is hex. 32


Returns text.


Creates a random hex string.
You can use this strings for hash seeds.


Creates 8 byte string:

MBS( "Hash.RandomHexString"; 8 )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

Hash.PBKDF2.HMAC   -   Hash.RandomString

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