## What does BIN2HEX do in Excel?

The Excel BIN2HEX function converts a binary number to its hexadecimal equivalent. number – The binary number you want to convert to hexadecimal.

### What is BIN2HEX?

The bin2hex() function converts a string of ASCII characters to hexadecimal values. The string can be converted back using the pack() function.

#### How do I use DEC2HEX in Excel?

Excel DEC2HEX Function

1. Summary.
2. Converts a decimal number to hexadecimal.
4. =DEC2HEX (number, [places])
5. number – The decimal number you want to convert to hexadecimal.
6. The input must be a valid decimal number within the range [ -2^39, 2^39 – 1 ].
7. Excel DECIMAL Function.

What does the chop function do?

The chop() function removes whitespaces or other predefined characters from the right end of a string.

What is the bin2hex function in Excel?

The Microsoft Excel BIN2HEX function converts a binary number to a hexadecimal number. The BIN2HEX function is a built-in function in Excel that is categorized as an Engineering Function. It can be used as a worksheet function (WS) in Excel. As a worksheet function, the BIN2HEX function can be entered as part of a formula in a cell of a worksheet.

## What are the limitations of bin2hex?

If number is not a valid binary number, or if number contains more than 10 characters (10 bits), Bin2Hexgenerates an error. If number is negative, Bin2Hexignores places and returns a 10-character hexadecimal number. If Bin2Hexrequires more than places characters, it generates an error.

### What is the use of Places in bin2hex?

Places is useful for padding the return value with leading 0s (zeros). If number is not a valid binary number, or if number contains more than 10 characters (10 bits), BIN2HEX returns the #NUM! error value. If number is negative, BIN2HEX ignores places and returns a 10-character hexadecimal number.

#### Why does bin2hex return negative numbers?

If number is negative, BIN2HEX ignores places and returns a 10-character hexadecimal number. If BIN2HEX requires more than places characters, it returns the #NUM! error value. If places is not an integer, it is truncated.