MS Excel: FIXED Function (WS)
The Microsoft Excel FIXED function returns a text representation of a number rounded to a specified number of decimal places.
FIXED Function (Syntax)
The syntax for the Microsoft Excel FIXED function is:
FIXED( number, [decimal_places], [no_commas] )
number is the number to round.
decimal_places is optional. It is the number of decimal places to display in the result. If ithis parameter is omitted, decimal_places is assumed to be 2.
no_commas is optional. If this parameter is set to TRUE, the result will not display commas. If it is set to FALSE, it will display commas in the result. If this parameter is omitted, the result will display commas.
The FIXED function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Excel:
- Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000
Type of Excel Function
The FIXED function can be used in Microsoft Excel as:
- Worksheet function (WS)
FIXED Examples (as Worksheet Function)
Let's look at some Excel FIXED function examples and explore how you would use the FIXED function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
Based on the Excel spreadsheet above, the following FIXED function examples would return:
|=FIXED(A1, 1, TRUE)||would return "1200.4"|
|=FIXED(A1, 1, FALSE)||would return "1,200.4"|
|=FIXED(A2, 0, TRUE)||would return "35124"|
|=FIXED( A2, 0, FALSE)||would return "35,124"|
|=FIXED(52.1254, 2, TRUE)||would return "52.13"|
|=FIXED(52.1254)||would return "52.13"|