BCD to Integer

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These functions convert from Binary Coded Decimal (BCD) to integer:

Function NameDescription
BYTE_BCD_TO_SINTConvert two BCD digits encoded in a BYTE to a small integer (SINT).
WORD_BCD_TO_INTConvert four BCD digits encoded in a WORD to an integer (INT).
DWORD_BCD_TO_DINTConvert eight BCD digits encoded in a DWORD to a double integer (DINT).
LWORD_BCD_TO_LINTConvert sixteen BCD digits encoded in a LWORD to a long integer (LINT).


The function call WORD_BCD_TO_INT( 16#1492 ) returns 1492.
In this example the bit pattern 0001 0100 1001 0010 is converted to 0000 0101 1101 0100.

Standards Compliance

Table 22.3 - IEC 61131-3 Second Edition.

Table 22.3 - IEC 61131-3 Third Edition.

Further Information

Integer to Binary Coded Decimal (BCD)

To learn about converting integers to BCD.

Conversion Functions

To learn about other conversion functions.


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