LEN returns the number of characters in a text string.

Syntax

LEN(text)

Text     is the text whose length you want to find. Spaces count as characters.

Examples

Col1

Formula

Description (Result)

Phoenix, AZ

=LEN([Col1])

Length of the string (11)

=LEN([Col1])

Length of the string (0)

A     One

=LEN([Col1])

Length of the string, which includes 5 spaces (9)

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