TRUE function

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


Returns the logical value TRUE.



The TRUE function syntax has no arguments.


You can enter the value TRUE directly into cells and formulas without using this function. The TRUE function is provided primarily for compatibility with other spreadsheet programs.

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

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