Excel Convert Text to Number with Keyboard Shortcuts
May 6, 2013. Convert text to numbers using keyboard shortcuts and Excel's built-in Convert. Select any cell that contains the Number Stored as Text error. Convert Text to Number in Excel - Four Different Ways to Convert an Excel Text String into a. Error Indicators in Cells Containing Numbers Stored as Text. There are many reasons this might happen, and many ways to fix. The VALUE function will try to "coerce" a number stored as text to a true number. function is not needed in Excel, because Excel automatically converts text to numeric.
Microsoft excel 2010 - Ignore multiple "number stored as text" errors.
Dec 31, 2012. Rules Numbers formatted as text or preceded by an apostrophe. In Excel, I believe you can fix the problem by selecting the entire column. Many times Excel forgets that cell was pre formatted as text and it tends. some addtional "autocorrect" options for Excel that we could disable.