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Metric to Imperial & Vice Versa


jaraba

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Is there a formula in excel to convert metric to imperial and vice versa ?

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Woolwell

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It's called the convert function. See MS Excel Convert Function

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wiz-king

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Make sure you use the correct units if you are converting volumetric and weight units. The American and British are not always the same and will give differing metric conversions.

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jaraba

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Woolwell Tried your formula but got "#name?" I am using excel 2003 and originally couldn't find a convert formula listed

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Covergirl

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If this function is not available, and returns the #NAME? error, install and load the Analysis ToolPak add-in.

On the Tools menu, click Add-Ins. In the Add-Ins available list, select the Analysis ToolPak box, and then click OK. If necessary, follow the instructions in the setup program.

All in the Help - press F1 and search on convert

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jaraba

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Thanks covergirl Tried your answer but I have to find my original installation disk. Will let you know what happens then.

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