How to use Excel LEN function
All the basic information regarding Excel LEN function is listed in the table below. (This data is regularly updated from Microsoft and several resources)
|Description:||Returns the number of characters in a text string|
|Return Value:||A number representing the lengh of the text.|
|Applies to:||Excel 2016, Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000|
|Other languages:||English: LEN
|Portuguese (Brazil): NÚM.CARACT
Portuguese (Portugal): NÚM.CARACT
All Other Languages: LEN
|Related Functions:||RIGHT, LEFT, MID|
Syntax details with an example regarding the correct usage of LEN formula can be seen below.
|text||The text for which to calculate length.|
Check the video below to see How to use Excel LEN function with some examples:
LINKS AND RESOURCES
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Microsoft Office support page – Excel LEN function:
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