HTOU( ) function

Converts a hexadecimal string to a Unicode string. Abbreviation for “Hexadecimal to Unicode”.

Note

This function is specific to the Unicode edition of ACL. It is not a supported function in the non-Unicode edition.

Syntax

HTOU(hex_string)

Parameters

hex_string

Character. The hexadecimal string to convert to a Unicode string. The string must be enclosed in quotation marks, and contain hexadecimal values only.

Output

Character.

Remarks

HTOU( ) is the inverse of the DHEX( ) function, which converts a Unicode string to a hexadecimal string.

Examples

Example Return value

HTOU("004100420043003100320033")

ABC123

HTOU("20AC") + "2000"

€2000

Related reference
DHEX( ) function


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