In this article, you’ll learn how to customize the date formatting in Microsoft Excel.
In Excel, date formatting is based on the date setting in control. When we type in Excel something like 5/5, Excel read it as 5th May. So, if we change the date formatting in control panel, then Excel will change the formatting according the setting.
But, for customized date formatting, we use Format cells option.
Let’s take an example and understand:-
We have date in a cell and we want to convert the date formatting from short date formatting to long date formatting.
Follow below given steps:-
In Excel we have some In-build date formatting option and we can create our own date formatting as well.
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