UPPER function comes under the TEXT category in Excel.
UPPER FUNCTION converts lower case to upper case of the given text. It can be used in any situation or forms where we need the text to be in the upper case only.
PURPOSE OF UPPER FUNCTION IN EXCEL
UPPER FUNCTION converts lower case of the text to upper case.
PREREQUISITES TO LEARN UPPER
THERE ARE A FEW PREREQUISITES WHICH WILL ENABLE YOU TO UNDERSTAND THIS FUNCTION IN A BETTER WAY.
- Basic understanding of how to use a formula or function.
- Basic understanding of rows and columns in Excel.
- Some information about the financial terms is an advantage for the use of such formulas.
- Of course, Excel software.
Helpful links for the prerequisites mentioned above
SYNTAX: UPPER FUNCTION
The Syntax for the function is
TEXT STRING GIVEN TEXT
EXAMPLE:UPPER FUNCTION IN EXCEL
The string is “ONCE UPON A TIME there was A KING”. We will try to convert it to upper case with the help of UPPER FUNCTION.
STEPS TO USE UPPER FUNCTION
The text having mixed cases (upper and lower) is present in cell G9.
To convert it to upper case we have put a formula
=UPPER(G9) in H9 and the result is as expected.
The output has all upper letters.
“ONCE UPON A TIME THERE WAS A KING.”