The CODE function is one of the text and data functions. Is used to return the ASCII value of the specified character or the first character in a cell.
The CODE function syntax is:
where string is a data entered manually or included into the cell you make reference to.
To apply the CODE function,
- select the cell where you wish to display the result,
- click the Insert Function icon situated at the top toolbar,
or right-click within a selected cell and select the Insert Function option from the menu,
or click the icon situated at the formula bar,
- select the Text and data function group from the list,
- click the CODE function,
- enter the required argument,
Note: the CODE function is case-sensitive.
- press the Enter button.
The result will be displayed in the selected cell.
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