## How to use the T function

*Article updated on February 15, 2018*

The T function returns a text value if the argument is a text value.

Formula in cell C3:

=T(B3)

The T function returns nothing for numbers, dates or boolean values.

### Excel Function Syntax

T(*value*)

### Arguments

value |
Required. The value you want to evaluate. |

### Comments

This function is provided for compatibility with other software.

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The T function function is one of many functions in the 'Text' category.

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