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COLUMNS Function

Returns the number of columns in a reference

by Charley Kyd, MBA
Microsoft Excel MVP, 2005-2014
The Father of Spreadsheet Dashboard Reports



  • array  Required. An array, array formula, or a reference to a range of cells for which you want the number of columns.

Applies To

Excel 2003 and above


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