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Method

The [string->decodehtml] method decodes HTML entitites into UTF-8 characters which can be handled natively by Lasso's string type. [string->decodehtml] performs the opposite operation of the [string->encodehtml] method, [Encode_HTML] method and the -EncodeHTML keyword.

  • Syntax
'String Value'->decodehtml
Examples
  • Beginner

To decode a string of HTML entities into UTF-8 characters:

Use the [string->decodehtml] method. The example takes a string of HTML entities and changes them to their UTF-8 equivalent characters.

Code

'<b>Räksmörgås</b>'->decodehtml

Result

Räksmörgås

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