### TEXT Formula Excel

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This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the **Excel Text Function** in Excel , with formula examples.

## Text Function Description:

The Text Function

## Formula Examples:

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

% | =TEXT(C5,”0%”) | 25% |

Short Date | =TEXT(C6,”mm/dd/yyyy”) | 01/01/2016 |

Short Date – No Zeros | =TEXT(C7,”m/d/yyyy”) | 1/1/2016 |

Written Date | =TEXT(C8,”[$-F800]dddd, mmmm dd, yyyy”) | Thursday, December 31, 2015 |

$ | =TEXT(C9,”$.00″) | $52.00 |

## Syntax and Arguments:

The Syntax for the Text Formula is:

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### Function Arguments ( Inputs ):

**x** –

## Additional Notes

Return to the List of all Functions in Excel

## How to use the Text 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 “=Text(” 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 Text Formula visit the

Microsoft Website.