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syntax:functions:code

Code(text)

Category: Text function


Description

This function returns the UTF-8 code (from 0 to 2047) of the first character of text.


Arguments

ArgumentTypeDescription
textTextA text string from which the UTF-8 value of the first character is returned.

Return value type: Number


Remarks

Attempting to get the code of a character with UTF-8 code greater than 2047 will result in an "#Exotic character" error.


Examples

code('Z') //Returns 90
code(' ') //Returns 32  (Space character)
code('ABC') //Returns 65  (The ASCII code for the first character, 'A')


See also

syntax/functions/code.txt · Last modified: 2021/08/14 21:56 by craigt