Excel Formula ROW Number

This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the Excel ROW Function in Excel to look up the row number, with formula examples.

ROW Function Description:

The ROW Function Returns the row number of a cell reference.

Formula Examples:

row function examples

Example Formula Result
Row 5 =ROW(C5) 5
Row 6 =ROW(C6) 6

Syntax and Arguments:

The Syntax for the ROW Formula is:

Function Arguments ( Inputs ):

reference – Cell reference that you want to determine the row # of.

Additional Notes

Use the ROW Function to return the row number of a cell reference.

Return to the List of all Functions in Excel

How to use the ROW Function in Excel:

To use the AND Excel Worksheet Function, type the following into a cell:
After entering it in the cell, notice how the AND formula inputs appear below the cell:
row formula syntax
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 “=ROW(” into a cell, without leaving the cell, use the shortcut CTRL + A (A for Arguments) to open the “Insert Function Dialog Box” for detailed instructions:
how to use the row function in excel

For more information about the ROW Formula visit the
Microsoft Website.

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