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.
We would love to hear from you, do let us know how we can improve, complement or innovate our work and make it better for you. Write us at email@example.com
The applications/code on this site are distributed as is and without warranties or liability. In no event shall the owner of the copyrights, or the authors of the applications/code be liable for any loss of profit, any problems or any damage resulting from the use or evaluation of the applications/code.