LENGTH, LEN

Syntax: |
LENGTH(S) |

LEN(S) |

*S* = a string value

**LENGTH** returns the number of characters in string *S*.

**LEN** is a synonym for **LENGTH**.

**Examples:**

**LENGTH**(``computer'') = 8

**LEN**(G3) = 14, where G3 = ``Expense Report''

**LENGTH**(Z7) = 20, where Z7 = ``Linear Least Squares''

**Excel function:** LEN

Grey Trout Software

02 March 2003