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Converts binary data to ASCII strings using Base64 or HEX encoding methods. The transformer can convert attributes that contain any type of data. This is useful when a binary file, such as an image, must be included in a text file.

Unlike the TextEncoder transformer, this transformer will not change the character encoding of text attributes. The TextEncoder converts all attribute values to UTF-8 before they are encoded. This transformer simply encodes the attribute using its existing character set.


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Using a set of menu options, transformer parameters can be assigned by referencing other elements in the workspace. More advanced functions, such as an advanced editor and an arithmetic editor, are also available in some transformers. To access a menu of these options, click beside the applicable parameter. For more information, see Transformer Parameter Menu Options.

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Selecting HEX as the Encoding Type replaces the HexEncoder transformer, which is now deprecated.

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