Add Text to Beginning or End of Cell in Excel

Edited by Djinu, VisiHow, Eng

You're watching VisiHow. In this video, we're going to show how to add text to the beginning or the end of a cell in Microsoft Excel.

Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas60 735743.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    We take a cell to which we want to add text
    .
    In this video, the keyword "giftsforwomen" appears in cell "B2" without any spaces. To make this "www.giftsforwomen.com", we should use the "CONCATENATE" function.
    Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas14 199442.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  2. 2
    Let's click cell "C2"
    .
    Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas17 411108.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  3. 3
    We type "=CONCATENATE("www.",B2,".com")" in cell "C2"
    .
    Alternatively, instead of typing "B2", we can click the cell "B2" (or the one to which we add text).
    Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas52 584923.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  4. 4
    We press "Enter" when you have finished
    .
    Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas52 997165.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  5. 5
    To use the same formula down this column, we click the cell and double-click its lower right-hand corner
    .
    "www." and ".com" will be added to the beginning and end of each entry.
    Add Text To Beginning Or End Of Cell In Excel.mp4-canvas59 758592.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
    Advertisement

If you have any questions or comments on how to add text to the beginning or the end of a cell in Excel, please leave them in the space below. Thanks for watching VisiHow! Have a great day!

Video: Add Text to Beginning or End of Cell in Excel

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

Article Info

Categories : Microsoft Suites

Recent edits by: VisiHow, Djinu

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 3,004 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No