Learn how to use the Excel CHAR function with syntax and examples.
The Microsoft Excel CHAR function returns the character based on the ASCII value.
The syntax for the Microsoft Excel CHAR function is:
CHAR( ascii_value )
ascii_value is the ASCII value used to retrieve the character.
The CHAR function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Excel:
The CHAR function can be used in Microsoft Excel as the following type of function:
Let's look at some Excel CHAR function examples and explore how to use the CHAR function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
Based on the spreadsheet above, the following Excel CHAR examples would return:
=CHAR(A1) Result: "v" =CHAR(A2) Result: "@" =CHAR(72) Result: "H" =CHAR(109) Result: "m"