Calculates the Base64 representation of a string or binary object. The Base64 format uses printable characters, allowing binary data to be sent in forms and e-mail, and stored in a database or file.

string.toBase64( encoding=string )

Returns: String

Argument Description
string, optional

For a string, defines how characters are represented in a byte array.


res = "I love Lucee";
	writeDump(res.toBase64()); // SSBsb3ZlIEx1Y2Vl
	writeDump("ToBase64".toBase64()); // VG9CYXNlNjQ=

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