MS Excel: MINUTE Function (WS, VBA)
The Microsoft Excel MINUTE function returns the minute of a time value (from 0 to 59).
MINUTE Function (Syntax)
The syntax for the Microsoft Excel MINUTE function is:
MINUTE( serial_number )
serial_number is the time value to extract the minute from. It may be expressed as a string value, a decimal number, or the result of a formula.
The MINUTE 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 MINUTE function can be used in Microsoft Excel as:
- Worksheet function (WS)
- VBA function (VBA)
MINUTE Examples (as Worksheet Function)
Let's look at some Excel MINUTE function examples and explore how you would use the MINUTE function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
Based on the Excel spreadsheet above, the following MINUTE function would return the following values:
|=MINUTE(A1)||would return 14|
|=MINUTE(A2)||would return 12|
|=MINUTE("4:00:00 AM")||would return 0|
|=MINUTE("4:30:00 AM")||would return 30|
MINUTE Examples (as VBA Function)
The MINUTE function can be used in VBA code in Microsoft Excel.
Let's look at some Excel MINUTE function examples and explore how you would use the MINUTE function in Excel VBA code:
Dim LMinute As Integer LMinute = Minute("10:13:58 AM")
In this example, the variable called LMinute would now contain the value of 13.