This Excel tutorial explains how to use the Excel PROPER function with syntax and examples.
The Microsoft Excel PROPER function sets the first character in each word to uppercase and the rest to lowercase.
The syntax for the PROPER function in Microsoft Excel is:
PROPER( text )
The PROPER function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Excel:
The PROPER function can be used in Microsoft Excel as the following type of function:
Let's look at some Excel PROPER function examples and explore how to use the PROPER function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
Based on the Excel spreadsheet above, the following PROPER examples would return:
=PROPER(A1) Result: "Alphabet Soup" =PROPER(A2) Result: "Tech On The Net" =PROPER(A3) Result: "Alpha Beta" =PROPER("excel") Result: "Excel"
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