### Excel LOWER Function

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This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the **Excel LOWER Function** in Excel to convert a text to lower case, with formula examples.

## LOWER Function Description:

The LOWER Function Converts entire text string to lower case.

## Formula Examples:

Example | Formula | Result |
---|---|---|

Text 1 | =LOWER(C5) | all lower case |

Text 2 | =LOWER(C6) | all update case |

Text 3 | =LOWER(C7) | all proper case |

## Syntax and Arguments:

The Syntax for the LOWER Formula is:

1 |
=LOWER(text) |

### Function Arguments ( Inputs ):

**text** – A string of text.

## Additional Notes

The UPPER Function and LOWER Function are useful when working with case-sensitive Excel Functions such as Find Function and SUBSTITUTE Function. <

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## How to use the LOWER Function in Excel:

To use the AND Excel Worksheet Function, type the following into a cell:

`=AND(`

After entering it in the cell, notice how the AND formula inputs appear below the cell:

You will need to enter these inputs into the function. The function inputs are covered in more detail in the next section. However, if you ever need more help with the function, after typing “=LOWER(” into a cell, without leaving the cell, use the shortcut **CTRL + A** (**A** for **A**rguments) to open the “Insert Function Dialog Box” for detailed instructions:

For more information about the LOWER Formula visit the

Microsoft Website.