TRUE function

This article describes the formula syntax and usage of the TRUE function in Microsoft Excel.

Note   The TRUE function is provided primarily for compatibility with other spreadsheet programs.

Description

Returns the logical value TRUE. You can use this function when you want to return the value TRUE based on a condition. For example:

=IF(A1=1,TRUE())

You can also enter the value TRUE directly into cells and formulas without using this function. For example:

=IF(A1=1,TRUE)

If the condition is met, Excel returns TRUE in both examples. If the condition is not met, Excel returns FALSE in both examples.

Syntax

TRUE()

The TRUE function syntax has no arguments.

See Also

IF function

Create conditional formulas

Logical functions (reference)

Applies To: Excel 2016 for Mac, Excel 2007, Excel 2016 Preview, Excel Starter, Excel 2010, Excel Online, Excel 2013, Excel for Mac 2011



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