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base64_encode - Encodes data with MIME base64

base64_encode( string$string ): string

Encodes the given string with base64.

This encoding is designed to make binary data survive transport through transport layers that are not 8-bit clean, such as mail bodies.

Base64-encoded data takes about 33% more space than the original data.



The data to encode.

Return Values

The encoded data, as a string.

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