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Encoding & Decoding Base64 using PowerShell


# Encode string using Base64

$Text = "This was encoded using Base64"

$Bytes = [System.Text.Encoding]::Unicode.GetBytes($Text)

$Encoded = [Convert]::ToBase64String($Bytes)

$Encoded

# Decode Base64 to string

$Base64 = "VABoAGkAcwAgAHcAYQBzACAAZQBuAGMAbwBkAGUAZAAgAHUAcwBpAG4AZwAgAEIAYQBzAGUANgA0AA=="

$Decoded = [System.Text.Encoding]::Unicode.GetString([System.Convert]::FromBase64String($Base64))

$Decoded

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