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How to use Excel MIN function

SUMMARY INFO

All the basic information regarding MIN function is listed in the table below. (This data is regularly updated from Microsoft and several resources)

Function: MIN
Function Category: Statistical
Description: Returns the minimum value in a list of arguments
Return Value: The smallest value in the array.
Syntax: =MIN (array)
Applies to: Excel 2016, Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000
Other languages: English: MIN
French: MIN
German: MIN
Spanish: MIN
Dutch: MIN
Italian: MIN
Russian: МИН
Danish: MIN
Swedish: MIN
Portuguese (Brazil): MIN
Polish: MIN
Finnish: MIN
Norwegian: MIN
Portuguese (Portugal): MÍNIMO
Czech: MIN
Hungarian: MIN
Turkish: MİN
All Other Languages: MIN
Related Functions: MAX

 

FUNCTION DETAILS

Syntax details with an example regarding the correct usage of function can be seen below.

how-to-use-excel-MIN-function

=MIN (array)

array The array from which you want to select the largest value.

 

VIDEO EXAMPLES

Check the video below to see How to use Excel MIN function with some examples:

 

LINKS AND RESOURCES

Here we provide a list of useful links which we think can be useful while trying to learn the function usage with some examples and tips.

Microsoft Office support page – Excel MIN function:
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/MIN-function-61635d12-920f-4ce2-a70f-96f202dcc152

 

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