Excel Workday and Workdays INTL Functions

Workday and Workday.INTL

Workday and Workdays INTL Overview

Excel WORKDAY Function and Excel WORKDAY.INTL Function. In this video, we will learn how to make use of Excel Workday function. We have two variations of this function where we can use this function with a standard weekend that is Saturday and Sunday. There is another variation where we can define the custom weekends based on the geolocation.

By the end of this video, you should be able to use Excel WORKDAY Function and Excel WORKDAY.INTL Function to find the future date using a start date and specified number of days.

In general, this function is designed to return a number that represents a date to indicate a date before or after a specified number of days. With the help of this function, you should be able to calculate or find the date after a specific number of days with or Without holidays and with or without weekends.

Excel Workday and Workdays INTL

Let me provide you the overview of both variations of this function. Excel WORKDAY Function and Excel WORKDAY.INTL Function are the two functions that do the same thing but with a little difference.

WORKDAY function

This function takes three parameters start_date, days, and holidays. Holidays is an optional parameter; hence even if you ignore it, you will not have any problem in the calculation. start_date and days are the mandatory parameters. Start date should always be a proper date otherwise your function may not work as desired. With this function, you should be able to find a date after a certain number of days excluding the standard weekends that is Saturday and Sunday.

Applies To

Excel 2016 Excel 2013 Excel 2010 Excel 2007 Excel 2016 for Mac Excel for Mac 2011 Excel Online Excel for iPad Excel for iPhone Excel for Android tablets Excel for Android phones Excel Mobile Excel Starter 2010

WORKDAY.INTL function

This function takes four parameters start_date, days, weekend and holidays. Weekend and holidays are optional parameters it can be ignored without any problem. However, using this function indicates that we are trying to use that weekend parameter. With the help of this weekend parameter, we can exclude the customised weekends from a calculation. You can set WORKDAY.INTL function to ignore the standard Saturday and Sunday as a weekend or you can use WORKDAY.INTL function to exclude more customised variation of a weekend by excluding a single day, for example, Sunday only Friday only from your calculations.

Applies To

Excel 2016 Excel 2013 Excel 2010 Excel 2016 for Mac Excel for Mac 2011 Excel Online Excel for iPad Excel Web App Excel for iPhone Excel for Android tablets Excel for Android phones Excel Mobile Excel Starter 2010

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Excel Learning Series – TOC

  1. Excel 2016 – Basics – Find Sum, Average, Min and Max
  2. Excel 2016 Difference Between Formulas and Functions
  3. Excel 2016 Copy Formulas or Functions
  4. Microsoft Excel Auto Fill
  5. Excel 2016 Manage Views using Freeze Panes
  6. Microsoft Excel – Saving Workbooks
  7. Excel Upper and Lower Text Functions
  8. Excel 2016 – Text Function – Proper
  9. Excel Text Functions – Trim Function
  10. Excel – Text Function Left Function
  11. Excel Text Function – Right Function
  12. Excel Text Functions – MID Function
  13. Excel Concatenate Text Function
  14. Excel Nested Functions
  15. Excel Search Function
  16. Excel – Calculate Age using Date Function Today
  17. Calculate Tenure in Excel with Days Function
  18. Autofill Dates in Excel
  19. Formatting Dates in Excel
  20. Excel Date Format Shortcut
  21. Calculating Sum of Time in Excel
  22. Calculate Expiry Date in Excel 2016 – EDATE
  23. Find Age or Tenure using DATEDIF in Excel 2016
  24. RandBetween – Generate Random Dates in Excel 2016
  25. Excel Weekday Function
  26. Excel WeekNum and ISOWeekNum Functions
  27. Excel Networkdays and Excel Networkdays.INTL
  28. Excel Workday and Workdays INTL Functions
  29. Excel DATEVALUE AND TIMEVALUE
  30. Calculate Time Difference in Excel
  31. Calculate Quarter in Excel
  32. Rounding Day, Hour and Minutes in Excel

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