# Calculate Age in Excel

Edited by Djinu, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

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## Steps

1. 1
We enter our birthdate into cell "A1"
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2. 2
We enter the current date into cell "B1"
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In cell "C1", we type "=datedif("
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4. 4
We click cell "A1"
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5. 5
We type ","
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6. 6
We click cell "B1"
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7. 7
We type ","Y")"
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This will give us the number of years.
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If we want to find out how many days old we are, we copy the formula to another cell
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9. 9
We make sure that the new formula is "DATEDIF(A1,B1,"D")"
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Also, the cell values can be absolute so that we can copy that formula over without correcting it much. We will be shown how many days old we are.

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Categories : Microsoft Suites

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Djinu