Digital format to Text format
The operation of digital format to text format Everyone is familiar with: Select the cell, click the right mouse button, and choose Format cell from the menu.
Select text from the Number tab in the pop-up menu.
or precede the number with a half-width single quote "'".
Text format to number format
There are different ways of reversing these two different ways of conversion.
For numeric text formatted with format cells, we use the same selection of cells, right-click, select Format cells from the menu, and then select value from the Number tab in the pop-up menu. \ r \
We can do this for numeric text that uses the value of the added Half-width quotation mark method:
Select a cell, and the right side of the cell will appear with a yellow "!" Reminder "The number in this cell is in text format, or is preceded by an apostrophe", click "!" The small triangular button to the right of the number.
Choose Convert to Number from the Drop-down menu.