ASC

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For Double-byte character set (DBCS) languages, changes full-width (double-byte) characters to half-width (single-byte) characters.

Syntax

ASC ( text )

Text is the text or a column reference that contains the text you want to change. If text does not contain any full-width letters, text is not changed.

Examples

=ASC("EXCEL")equals "EXCEL"

=ASC("Cc767521.ZA060517901033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060516351033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060517911033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060517921033(en-us,TechNet.10).gif") equals "Cc767521.ZA060518001033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060518011033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060518021033(en-us,TechNet.10).gifCc767521.ZA060518041033(en-us,TechNet.10).gif"
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