Excel Function : VALUE
Converts a text argument to a number
Microsoft Excel Reference Page
Syntax and Description of the VALUE Excel Function
The syntax for the VALUE function in Excel is: =VALUE(value) Where the value argument is the value you want to convert.
About VALUE Excel Function
The VALUE function in Excel converts a text string that represents a number to a number. The function is useful for situations when a number is stored as text. For example, the number "1,235" is stored as text and you want to convert it to a number so you can perform calculations on it.