How to round numbers in Excel

How to round numbers in Excel

Rounding numbers is a crucial element of creating legible and easy-to-use spreadsheet tools. Excel offers a few methods to do this, including a formula approach and the number formatting feature. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to round numbers in...
How to calculate percentage in Excel

How to calculate percentage in Excel

In Excel, you can actually show numbers as a percentage, without using any calculations​. A percentage is a number or ratio that means a fraction of 100. They are expressed with the percentage sign (%), following the ratio. For example, 12% means 12/100, 0.12 or...
How to calculate percentage in Excel

How to calculate percentage in Excel

A percentage is a number or ratio that represents a fraction of 100, and this representation is used widely from interest rates to risk analysis, or really in any application when the contribution of a specific item to the whole is to be highlighted. In this article,...
Function: TEXT

Function: TEXT

Excel TEXT function helps apply a certain formatting to a numeric value. You can think this function as an alternative to number formatting. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use the TEXT function and also go over some tips and error handling...
How to use format painter in Excel

How to use format painter in Excel

The Format Painter is the life saver when you need to copy only the formatting settings from one section to the other in your spreadsheet. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use format painter in Excel. The best part is, this feature is supported by pretty...
How to format numbers in thousands in Excel

How to format numbers in thousands in Excel

Number Formatting feature in Excel allows modifying the appearance of cell values, without changing their actual values. Currency formatting with dollar signs ($), or highlighting negative values with red are common examples. Another advantage of this feature is the...