Convert minutes into hours, minutes and seconds in Excel

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How can I convert minutes into Hours, Minutes and Seconds

Convert minutes into hours, minutes and seconds in Excel

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

1) Divide the number by (24*60), so if the number is in cell A1, put a formula in any other cell which reads =A1/(24*60)
2) Then choose the required time format from Format, Cells, Number.

   

Comments

7/14/2006 11:44:02 AM
irishpc said:

This works


7/21/2006 11:35:50 AM
rakesh said:

good to use interesting for excel digestors


1/29/2007 2:38:28 PM
patty said:

Just what I needed. Thank for sharing!


10/9/2007 2:00:02 PM
pete said:

Step two should read: 2) Then choose the required time format from Format, Cells, <b>Time</b>.


1/18/2008 8:25:35 AM
Dessie said:

I tried this, but it does not work with large numbers, ie 2400 minutes should be 40 hours (60*40) but it gives you 16 hours instead. Other than that, it is good.




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