URL_ENCODE (Expression Function)

Purpose

The URL Encode function (URL_ENCODE) takes the input of a field value and encodes it using RFC 3986. This function is most commonly used when communicating with a third party system that receives values that are url encoded.

Parameters

The URL Encode function has one input parameter:

Field Value

Allowed Inputs: field value

The builder can enter one field value. The builder should use the Query Builder to choose a field that contains a value.

Output

The output of the URL Encode function is a string in which all non-alphanumeric characters except -_.~ have been replaced with a percent (%) sign followed by two hex digits.

Example

URL_ENCODE(“This & That”) returns This%20%26%20That

expression function - url encode.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/14 14:19 (external edit)
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