Excel INFO Function

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The Excel INFO Function is listed under Microsoft Excel's Information Functions category. It returns information about the current operating environment. You have seven different information types that you can get by using the INFO function

How to use it

To learn how to use the INFO function in Excel, you need to understand its syntax and arguments:




  • type_text: Information that you need as a result.


  • You have 7 different parameters to get info about your current operating environment.


To master the INFO function we need to try it out in an example and below is one which you can try out:

In the below example, we have used all the parameters to get info about the current operating environment.

Related functions

This tutorial is the part of our Excel Functions with Examples (Function Guide) and below are some of the related functions:

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