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BIN2DEC: Google Sheets Formulae Explained

How do you use BIN2DEC in Google Sheets?

In Google Sheets, the BIN2DEC function converts a binary number to a decimal number. The syntax for the function is BIN2DEC(number), where "number" is the binary number that you want to convert to a decimal number. The function returns the decimal number that is equivalent to the binary number that you entered.

What is the syntax of BIN2DEC in Google Sheets?

The syntax of BIN2DEC in Google Sheets is as follows:

=BIN2DEC(number)

This function converts a number from binary to decimal.

What is an example of how to use BIN2DEC in Google Sheets?

In Google Sheets, the BIN2DEC function converts a binary number to a decimal number. To use the function, enter the binary number in the first cell of a column, and then enter the function in the second cell of the column. The function will return the decimal number for the binary number.

When should you not use BIN2DEC in Google Sheets?

There are a few occasions when you should not use BIN2DEC in Google Sheets. One instance would be when you are working with a large table of data. When you convert a column of data from binary to decimal, Google Sheets will automatically convert all of the data in the column. This can be time-consuming and may slow down your computer. Another time you should not use BIN2DEC is when you are working with data that is formatted in a different currency than your default currency. For example, if you are working in Euros but your default currency is set to US dollars, Google Sheets will automatically convert all of the data in the column when you use BIN2DEC. This can also lead to inaccurate results.

What are some similar formulae to BIN2DEC in Google Sheets?

There are a few similar formulae to BIN2DEC in Google Sheets. One is DEC2BIN, which converts a decimal number to binary. Another is BIN2HEX, which converts a binary number to hexadecimal. Finally, there is HEX2BIN, which converts a hexadecimal number to binary.

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