## Find longest string in column in Excel

This tutorial shows how to Find longest string in column in Excel using the example below; Formula {=INDEX(range,MATCH(MAX(LEN(range)),LEN(range),0))} Explanation To find the longest string (name, word, etc.) in a column, you can use an array formula based on INDEX and MATCH, together with LEN and MAX. In the example shown, the formula in F6 is: …