Cast a value to a number.

toNumeric(value [, radix]) → returns numeric

This function requires Lucee. Not supported on Adobe ColdFusion.

toNumeric Argument Reference

value any

radix any
Default: 10

The base of the value.
  • 2
  • ...
  • 36
  • bin
  • oct
  • dec
  • hex

Examples sample code invoking the toNumeric function

Cast a string to a number.


Expected Result: 29.5

Cast a hex-value to a number.

toNumeric("FF0011", "hex")

Expected Result: 16711697

Cast a binary-value to a number.

toNumeric("1010", "bin")

Expected Result: 10

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