# LATIN1

Updated: 10/14/2021, 2:20:00 PM
Created: 10/14/2021, 2:20:00 PM
Last Updated By: mikes
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Tags: character set

# Description

This function converts a UTF-8 byte sequence into the binary or latin1 equivalent. It takes the general form:

LATIN1(expression)
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Where expression is to be a UTF-8 encoded byte sequence, which is the default format when executing in International Mode.

# Note

Use this function to convert UTF-8 data into binary or the latin1 code page for external consumption. i.e. Tape devices.

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