Months calculation

savethisid

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Hi,

I have two dates in excel

in A1 i have 201101 which is year and month together
&
in b1 i have 201202 which is year and month together

i need to find out months in between the two dates...

please help
 

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Akashwani

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Hi,

Are those actual dates or not?

Take a look here on how to calculate the number of months between two dates....

DATEDIF Worksheet Function

Excel Workbook
ABCDEFGHIJ
1
220110120120233Incorrect not dates1Correct
3201101201202131Correct actual dates-3Incorrect
4
Sheet4


I hope that helps.

Good luck.

Ak
 

Weazel

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Probably a better way but its late....

=DATEDIF(DATEVALUE(TEXT(A1,"00-00")&"-01"),DATEVALUE(TEXT(B1,"00-00")&"-01"),"m")
 

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