Read Binary File Decimal

Verb: binaryReadDecimal

Available from: <Standard>

Gets a decimal value from a binary file.

The command interprets all file types (.txt, .html, .pdf, ...) as binary.


binaryReadDecimal --file(BinaryFileReader) (Numeric)=value


Script Designer Required AcceptedTypes Description
--file Binary reader Required Binary File Reader Binary file used for reading.


Script Designer AcceptedTypes Description
value Decimal Number Decimal value contained in binary file.


Gets a decimal value saved in binary to a text file.

defVar --name openBinaryReader --type BinaryFileReader
defVar --name decimalValue --type Numeric
//Open the file informed for reading.
//Download the following file to execute the command.
openBinaryReader --share "Read" --path "binaryDecimal.txt" --encoding "Default" openBinaryReader=value
//Get the decimal value from the file.
binaryReadDecimal --file ${openBinaryReader} decimalValue=value
logMessage --message "${decimalValue}" --type "Info"
//Returns the decimal value.

Download File

For the correct operation of the script above, it is necessary to download the file and enter its path in the "Path" parameter of the "Open Binary File to Read" command.


  • For the Read Binary File Decimal command to work correctly, there must be a file with a decimal value saved in binary;
  • The Read Binary File Decimal command uses the variable that is generated by the Open Binary File for Reading command, which holds the file with the value.
  • See Also

  • Binary Read Int
  • Close Binary File
  • Close Text File
  • Get Binary File Boolean
  • Get Binary File Characters
  • Get Binary File Text
  • Get Date and Time in Binary
  • Get Table from a Text File
  • Get Text File Line
  • Go to Text Reader Line
  • Move Index in Binary File
  • Open Binary File for Reading
  • Open Binary File for Writing
  • Open Text File for Reading
  • Open Text File for Writing
  • Read Binary File Time Span
  • Read Delimited Line of Text File
  • Read Text to the End
  • Save Changes to Binary File
  • Save Changes to Text File
  • Write Boolean in Binary File
  • Write Date Time in Binary File
  • Write Decimal to Binary File
  • Write Delimited Text Line to Text File
  • Write Delimited Texts in Text File
  • Write in Text File
  • Write Integer to Binary File
  • Write Text in Binary File
  • Write Text Line to Text File
  • Write Time Span in Binary File