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Data Analysis Spreadsheet Basics Spreadsheet Functions & Shortcuts Introducing Functions

Functions are not case-sensitive.

Neither are cell references. Pro-tip!

1 Answer

Jason Larson
Jason Larson
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While they are not case-sensitive (at least in Excel), Excel does auto-correct them to be all caps when you finish entering the formula. There may be other programs that are not as forgiving as Excel, so it's something to be aware of if you're using other software.