Converting seconds into hours, minutes and seconds in Excel

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How can I convert seconds into Horus, Minutes and Seconds

Converting seconds into hours, minutes and seconds in Excel

To convert a number of seconds into a more conventional hours, minutes and seconds time format in Excel, follow these two simple steps:

1) Divide the number by (24*60*60), so if the number is in cell A1, put in a calculation which says =A1/(24*60*60).

2) Then choose the required time format from Format, Cells, Number.

   

Comments

6/22/2007 12:12:24 PM
Sara said:

This works great! I've been trying to figure out how to do this for months!!




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