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using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;

namespace DataUp.Web.Common
{
    public static class StringExtensions
    {
        /// <summary>
        /// The extension method create a Base64 encoded string from a normal string.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="toEncode">The String containing the characters to encode.</param>
        /// <returns>The Base64 encoded string.</returns>
        public static string EncodeTo64(this string toEncode)
        {
            byte[] toEncodeAsBytes = System.Text.Encoding.Unicode.GetBytes(toEncode);

            string returnValue = System.Convert.ToBase64String(toEncodeAsBytes);

            return returnValue;
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// The extension method can be used to decode the base 64 encoded string .
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="encodedData">The String containing the characters to decode.</param>
        /// <returns>A String containing the results of decoding the specified sequence of bytes.</returns>
        public static string DecodeFrom64(this string encodedData)
        {
            byte[] encodedDataAsBytes = System.Convert.FromBase64String(encodedData);

            string returnValue = System.Text.Encoding.Unicode.GetString(encodedDataAsBytes);

            return returnValue;
        }
    }
}