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REPT

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This function repeats text a specified number of times.

Syntax

REPT(text,number)

Arguments

This function has these arguments:

Argument

Description

text

Text you want to repeat

number

Number of times you want to repeat the text; if not an integer, the number is truncated; if zero (0), returns empty (" ")

Remarks

The result of this function must be less than or equal to 255 characters.

Data Types

Accepts string data for the text argument and numeric data for the number argument. Returns string data.

Examples

REPT(D9, 2)

REPT(R9C4, 2)

REPT(""*4"", 3) gives the result *4*4*4

 

See Also

CONCATENATE