Author: Oscar Cronquist Article last updated on April 14, 2018

The FIXED function rounds a number to the specified number of decimals, formats the number in decimal format using a period and commas, and returns the result as text.

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Excel Function Syntax

FIXED(number, [decimals], [no_commas])


number Required. The number you want to round and convert to text.
[decimals] Optional. The number of digits to the right of the decimal point. Negative numbers to the left of the decimal point.
[no_commas] Optional.  Default value is FALSE. TRUE returns no commas in text string.