bin2oct( value, place )
Converts a Binary number as text to an Octal number as text.
Keyword  Type  Description 


Text 
Binary value as text to convert, such as 

Number 
The number of places to return. 
Text
Invalid digits for a value parameter, including signs, are ignored.
The default value for place is however many places are necessary to represent the number.
You can experiment with this function in the test box below.
Test Input
bin2oct(1100100)
returns 144