format within a cell

ndello

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Oct 16, 2002
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Here is a simple formula:
="Monthly report for "&D2
How can I change the format of the number I see in this cell without changing it directly in D2.
Thanks
Neil
 

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Mark W.

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Use the TEXT worksheet function...

Ex. ="Monthly report for "&TEXT(D2,"mmm")
 

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