Syntax

ENCODEURL(some-value)

Description

ENCODEURL() encodes some-value for use within a URL.

Encoding removes any special meaning the individual characters within some-value might have when used within a URL.

Characters with special meanings in URLs include but are not limited to: a space, ampersand (&), comma (,), hash (#), plus (+), question mark (?), semicolon (;), slash (/), and others.

For safety, all characters that aren't letters or numbers are subject to encoding.

some-value is a value of any type, interpreted as Text.

Return Value

A Text value: the content of some-value encoded for safe use within a URL.

See Also

APP(), HYPERLINK()

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