toHtml() Function

Function

toHtml( text )

Converts a string in plain text to the HTML equivalent that displays appropriately in an HTML page, by replacing reserved characters with their escaped counterparts.

Parameters

Keyword Type Description

text

Text

The string of text to be converted to HTML

Returns

Text

Usage considerations

This function is not necessary when using certain allowed HTML tags, which are always allowed in Expressions.

Examples

You can experiment with this function in the test box below.

Test Input

toHTML("Hello <br> World") returns Hello &lt;br&gt; World

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