Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT

Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT

Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT functions are relatively new, and welcome additions to Excel’s plethora of functions. Both functions have been released with Excel 2016 as a replacement for the CONCATENATE function to make it easier to merge multiple text strings. In this...
CONCAT vs CONCATENATE

CONCAT vs CONCATENATE

For a long time, the only option to combine text strings has been using the CONCATENATE function, which does nothing more than what the ampersand (&) operator does. Recently, Microsoft has released the CONCAT and TEXTJOIN formulas with Excel 2016. In this guide,...
How to use Text to Columns in Excel

How to use Text to Columns in Excel

Data doesn’t always come in a nice table layout, especially, when you retrieve it from an external source like a web site. Thanks to the Excel Text to Columns feature, you can split data into multiple columns. In this article, we are going to show you how to use...
How to sort text in Excel using formulas

How to sort text in Excel using formulas

Although Excel already has built-in sorting features, doing this with formulas might be useful in some cases for a more dynamic approach. The formula approach will be updated automatically whenever calculations are executed. In this article, we’re going to show...
Function: UNICHAR

Function: UNICHAR

The Excel UNICHAR function is a Text formula that returns the Unicode character of a given numeric code. This function comes in handy when you need to insert special characters that are typically not found on a standard keyboard layout. In this guide, we’re going to...
Function: ISNONTEXT

Function: ISNONTEXT

The Excel ISNONTEXT function is an Information formula that returns TRUE if the input value is a not text value, and FALSE otherwise. You can test the result of a formula or value of a cell using this function. This formula can be especially useful in organizing data,...
Function: REPT

Function: REPT

REPT is a Text function that repeats a string a given number of times. It is useful for filling a cell or fixed length of strings, as well as creating simple histograms. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use REPT function and also go over some tips and...
Function: CONCATENATE

Function: CONCATENATE

The CONCATENATE Excel function is a Text formula that joins multiple strings together. You can enter static strings and individual cell references. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use the CONCATENATE Excel function and also throw in some tips and error...