Binary.From(value as any, optional encoding as nullable number) as nullable binary


Returns a binary value from the given value. If the given value is null, Binary.From returns null. If the given value is binary, value is returned. Values of the following types can be converted to a binary value:

  • text: A binary value from the text representation. See Binary.FromText for details.
If value is of any other type, an error is returned.

Example 1

Get the binary value of "1011".


Binary.FromText("1011", BinaryEncoding.Base64)