Excel UPPER Function
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This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the Excel UPPER Function in Excel to convert text to upper case, with formula examples.
UPPER Function Description:
The UPPER Function Converts entire text string to upper case.
|Text 1||=UPPER(C5)||ALL LOWER CASE|
|Text 2||=UPPER(C6)||ALL UPDATE CASE|
|Text 3||=UPPER(C7)||ALL PROPER CASE|
Syntax and Arguments:
The Syntax for the UPPER Formula is:
Function Arguments ( Inputs ):
text – A string of text.
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 UPPER 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:
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 “=UPPER(” 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:
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