Description of CODE formula in Excel
Returns a numeric code for the first character in a text string. The returned code corresponds to the character set used by your computer.
|Operating environment||Character set|
|Macintosh||Macintosh character set|
How to use CODE formula in Excel
The CODE function syntax has the following arguments:
- Text Required. The text for which you want the code of the first character.
Example of CODE formula in Excel
Copy the example data in the following table, and paste it in cell A1 of a new Excel worksheet. For formulas to show results, select them, press F2, and then press Enter. If you need to, you can adjust the column widths to see all the data.
|=CODE(“A”)||Displays the numeric code for A||65|
|=CODE(“!”)||Displays the numeric code for !||33|
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