MS Excel: PRODUCT Function (WS)
Learn how to use the Excel PRODUCT function with syntax and examples.
The Microsoft Excel PRODUCT function multiplies the numbers and returns the product.
The syntax for the Microsoft Excel PRODUCT function is:
PRODUCT( number1, number2, ... number_n )
Parameters or Arguments
number1, number2, ... number_n are the numbers to multiply together. There can be up to 30 numbers entered.
The PRODUCT 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 PRODUCT function can be used in Microsoft Excel as the following type of function:
- Worksheet function (WS)
Example (as Worksheet Function)
Let's look at some Excel PRODUCT function examples and explore how to use the PRODUCT function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
Based on the spreadsheet above, the following Excel PRODUCT examples would return:
|=PRODUCT(A1, A2)||would return 12|
|=PRODUCT(A1, A2, A3)||would return 54|
|=PRODUCT(A1, A2, A3, A4)||would return -366.12|
|=PRODUCT(A1, A2, A3, A4, -2)||would return 732.24|