NFC Forum NDEF Text Record

An NDEF text record is a record used to store plain (unformatted) text on an NFC chip. Text records are often used to store small amounts of data; often a unique ID (separate from the UID).

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GoToTags represents NDEF Text records with the following attributes:

AttributeData TypeRequiredDescription
TextstringyesPlain text string
Language Code2 char language code [en, es, fr…]yes; default to enThe language code of the plain text; most applications ignore this
Encoding Type[UTF-8, UTF-16]yes; default is UTF-8The character encoding of the plain text. UTF-8 should be used unless double byte languages are used.
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