# Maximum value in Excel

This tutorial shows how to calculate Maximum value in Excel using the example below;

## Formula

=MAX(range)

## Explanation

To get the maximum value from a set of numbers, use the MAX function.

In the example shown, the formula in cell I6 is:

=MAX(C6:G6)

The MAX function is fully automatic. It accepts one or more arguments, which can be numbers or cell references that point to numbers, then returns the maximum value.