DEC2HEX¶

Converts a decimal number to hexadecimal.

Syntax

=DEC2HEX(Number, [Places])

Arguments

Name Description
Number The decimal number to convert.
Places Optional. The number of characters to use for returned value. If value has less characters then it is padded with leading zeros.

Return Value

The hexadecimal number or a #NUM! error if given number is not a valid decimal number. The #VALUE! error is returned if specified places is nonnumeric or negative.

Example

Function Result Comment
=DEC2HEX(28) 1C converts decimal 28 to hexadecimal
=DEC2HEX(28, 4) 001C converts decimal 28 to hexadecimal with 4 characters