Formula to determine day of Week?

erock24

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Can excel determine the day of the week? For example, if cell a1 = 3/27/2009, Is there a formula i could put in b1 that would = Friday.
 

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lenze

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=WEEKDAY(A1,1). Custom format the cell as "dddd", no quotes
lenze
 

pedro-egoli

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If you want it to appear in Cell A1 along with date , put in date and format as
Custom/[$-C09]dddd, mm/d/ yy

Pedro
 

Peter_SSs

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Similar to lenze's idea.
In B1 put =A1
and format B1 as Custom Format "dddd"
 

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