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Version: 8.1

toBinary

This function is used by Ignition's Expression language.

Description

Returns a binary formatted string representing the unsigned integer argument. If the argument is negative, the binary string represents the value plus 232.

Syntax

toBinary(number)

  • Parameters

    • Integer number - The value to convert to binary.
  • Results

    • String - The string form of the binary representation of the specified number.

Examples

Code Snippet
toBinary(255) //returns "11111111"
Code Snippet
toBinary(-255) //returns "11111111111111111111111100000001"