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Converting base64 to an Image

A very long time ago, I wrote a post about Getting base64 of an Image. Today, I needed to do the inverse of that. I had a text file with base64 data that needed to be converted into a JPEG file. How to proceed? Well, first, check the docs: >…

Getting base64 of Any Image

Have you ever needed to get the base64 contents of any image? If you search for it, you'll see a million apps / downloads to do this for you. Some cost $$ and others might be littered with malware. On a Mac (and possibly Linux), there's a very easy way to get…