How to Convert Date & Time Format to Date in Excel
Sometimes we want to convert date and time format to date only format in excel for example convert
01/29/2019 06:51:03 to
01/29/2019, we can convert format by Formula or Format Settings. The two ways are easy to learn, so you can select one you like to convert date and time format.
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Convert Date & Time to Date by Formula
Prepare a table with date and time, the format is
If we want to convert them to date format, we can follow below steps:
Step 1: In B2, enter the formula =MONTH(A2) & “/” & DAY(A2) & “/” & YEAR(A2).
Step 2: Click Enter to get the result. Verify that format is changed to date properly, time part is cleared.
Step 3: Drag the Fill Handle down to fill B3. Verify that B3 is changed to date format properly.
Convert Date & Time to Date by Format Settings
Step 1: On A2, right click to load menu, select Format Cells.
Step 2: In Format Cells window, under Number tab, in Category list, select Date; then in Type list select one format you want to show the date. Then the date format is displayed in Sample field.
Step 3: Click OK. Verify that previous date and time is changed to date format.
- Excel YEAR function
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- Excel MONTH function
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- Excel DAY function
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