Learn how to use the Excel TODAY function with syntax and examples.
The Microsoft Excel TODAY function returns the current system date. This function will refresh the date whenever the worksheet recalculates.
The syntax for the Microsoft Excel TODAY function is:
There are no parameters or arguments for the TODAY function.
The TODAY function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Excel:
The TODAY function can be used in Microsoft Excel as the following type of function:
Let's look at some Excel TODAY function examples and explore how to use the TODAY function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:
The spreadsheet will continue to display this value, until the worksheet recalculates. By pressing the F9 key, you can force the worksheet to recalculate and the TODAY function will update its value.