Calculate Age in Excel

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    We enter our birthdate into cell "A1".
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    We enter the current date into cell "B1".
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    In cell "C1", we type "=datedif(".
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    We click cell "A1".
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    We type ",".
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    We click cell "B1".
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    We type ","Y")".
    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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    We make sure that the new formula is "DATEDIF(A1,B1,"D")".
    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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