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

What is TIME function in Excel? TIME function is one of  Date and Time functions in Microsoft Excel that returns the decimal number for a particular time. If the cell format was General before the function was entered, the result is formatted as a date. The decimal number returned by TIME is a value ranging from 0 (zero) to 0.99988426, representing the times…

## Two ways to sum time over 30 minutes in Excel

To sum the total amount of time over 30 minutes, given a set of times that represent duration, you can use the SUMPRODUCT and TIME functions. Alternatively, use SUMIFS and COUNTIFS functions. Formula =SUMPRODUCT((range-TIME(0,30,0))*(range>TIME(0,30,0))) Explanation  In the example shown, the formula in G5 is: =SUMPRODUCT((times-TIME(0,30,0))*(times>TIME(0,30,0))) where “times” is the named range C5:C14. How this formula works This formula uses the SUMPRODUCT function to…

## Count times in a specific range in Excel

This tutorial shows how to Count times in a specific range in Excel using example below. To count times that occur within a certain range, you can use the COUNTIFs function. Formula =COUNTIFS(range,”>=”&start,range,”<“&end) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in E7 is: =COUNTIFS(B5:B11,”>=”&E5,B5:B11,”<“&E6) How this formula works The COUNTIFS function takes one or more criteria, entered as range/criteria pairs.…

## Convert text timestamp into time in Excel

This tutorial show how to Convert text timestamp into time in Excel using the example below. Top convert a timestamp entered as text into a proper Excel time, you can use the MID function to extract components and the TIME function to assemble the time. Formula =TIME(MID(A1,1,2),MID(A1,4,2),MID(A1,7,2)) Explanation of how this formula works In the example shown, the formula in F5…

## Add decimal hours to time in Excel

It you need to add decimal hours to time in Excel then this tutorials is for you. See example below. To add a given number of hours to a time, you can add hours divided by 24, or use the TIME function. Formula =time+(hours/24) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in D5 is: =B5+(C5/24) Note: make sure results are formatted as…

## Add decimal minutes to time in Excel

It you need to add decimal minutes to time in Excel then this tutorials is for you. See example below: To add a given number of minutes to a time, you can add minutes divided by 1440, or use the TIME function. Formula =time+(minutes/1440) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in D5 is: =B5+(C5/1440) Note: make sure results are formatted…

## Excel Date & Time Functions Example

To enter a date in Excel, use the “/” or “-” characters. To enter a time, use the “:” (colon). You can also enter a date and a time in one cell. Note: Dates are in US Format. Months first, Days second. This type of format depends on your windows regional settings. Learn more about Date and Time formats. Year, Month, Day To get the…