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## NETWORKDAYS function: Description, Usage, Syntax, Examples and Explanation

What is NETWORKDAYS function in Excel? NETWORKDAYS function is one of Date and Time functions in Microsoft Excel that returns the number of whole working days between start_date and end_date. Working days exclude weekends and any dates identified in holidays. Use NETWORKDAYS to calculate employee benefits that accrue based on the number of days worked during a specific term. Tip:  To…

## Get work hours between dates in Excel

To calculate the total number of work hours between two dates, you can use a formula based on the NETWORKDAYS function, where “start” is the start date, “end” is the end date, “holidays” is a range that includes dates, and “hours” is the number of work hours in a workday. Formula =NETWORKDAYS(start,end,holidays)*hours Explanation In the example shown, the formula in…

## Get work hours between dates and times in Excel

To calculate total work hours between two dates and times, you can use a formula based on the NETWORKDAYS function. Formula =(NETWORKDAYS(start,end)-1)*(upper-lower) +IF(NETWORKDAYS(end,end),MEDIAN (MOD(end,1),upper,lower),upper) -MEDIAN(NETWORKDAYS(start,start) *MOD(start,1),upper,lower) Explanation In the example shown, E5 contains this formula: =(NETWORKDAYS(B5,C5)-1)*(upper-lower) +IF(NETWORKDAYS(C5,C5),MEDIAN (MOD(C5,1),upper,lower),upper) -MEDIAN(NETWORKDAYS(B5,B5) *MOD(B5,1),upper,lower) where “lower” is the named range H5 and “upper” is the named range H6. How this formula works This formula calculates total…

## How to get workdays between dates in Excel

To calculate the number of workdays between two dates, you can use the NETWORKDAYS function. NETWORKDAYS automatically excludes weekends, and it can optionally exclude a custom list of holidays as well. Formula =NETWORKDAYS(start_date,end_date,holidays) Note that NETWORKDAYS includes both the start and end dates in the calculation if they are workdays. Explanation For example, if you have the date January 4,…

## How to calculate workdays per month in Excel

To calculate workdays per month, use the EOMONTH function together with the NETWORKDAYS function. Formula =NETWORKDAYS(date,EOMONTH(date,0),holidays) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in C4 is: =NETWORKDAYS(B4,EOMONTH(B4,0),holidays) Where “holidays” is the named range E3:E13. How this formula works First, it’s important to understand that the values in the Month column (B) are actual dates, formatted with the custom number format “mmm”. For…

## How to calculate working days left in month in Excel

To calculate the number of workdays remaining in a month, you can use the NETWORKDAYS function. NETWORKDAYS automatically excludes weekends, and it can optionally exclude a custom list of holidays as well. Formula =NETWORKDAYS(date,EOMONTH(date,0),holidays) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in C5 is: =NETWORKDAYS(B5,EOMONTH(B5,0),E5:E14) Were B5 contains a current date, and the range E5:E14 contains dates that are holidays. Note:…

## How to get Weekdays, Working days between Two Dates in Excel

Learn how to get the day of the week of a date in Excel and how to get the number of weekdays/working days between two dates. Weekday Function 1. The WEEKDAY function in Excel returns a number from 1 (Sunday) to 7 (Saturday) representing the day of the week of a date. Apparently, 12/18/2017 falls on a Monday. 2. You can also use the TEXT function…