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.
Identifies the method the transformer will use to encode the attribute: HEX (default) or Base64.
The value of this attribute will be encoded using the selected method.
This attribute will store the encoded data.
Editing Transformer Parameters
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Selecting HEX as the Encoding Type replaces the HexEncoder transformer, which is now deprecated.
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