# Uuencoder

###### Updated: May 30, 2018

Uuencoder is used to encode binary data using Uuencoding for transmission through mediums such as email

Settings

#### Background Information

Unix to Unix encoding or Uuencoding is a method to encode binary data in text form so that it can be transmitted in text form over mediums such as Email.

It has been replaced by MIME (Base64) and yEnc.

#### Settings Explained

File Name
The filename to write in the header
##### File Name: uuencoded_file.dat
begin 0744 uuencoded_file.dat
$04)#1  end File Mode The Unix file permission as four octal digits that should be written to the output ##### File Mode: 0744 begin 0744 uuencoded_file.dat$04)#1

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