Easily keep leading zeros in your cells or eliminate them
Trying to force Excel to keep the leading zeros you enter? The Add/Remove Leading Zeros tool is a perfect solution. It effectively processes numeric values and text strings. Just right for working with phone numbers, postal codes, SSNs, and the like.Free download
Adding leading zeros to Excel data is nice and easy now. Just a couple of seconds, and you're done.
Quickly modify phone numbers, postal codes, and SSNs by entering leading zeros.
Only process numeric values and text strings separately—that's how the tool works.
Eliminate leading zeros without a hitch if you don't need them anymore.
Frequently asked questions
Using the tool as part of Ultimate Suite for Excel, you can easily add leading zeros to the content of your cells. You can also trim leading zeros, if necessary.
Sure. Simply start Add/Remove Leading Zeros, select your range, and decide how long the character sets in your cells should be. After you click the Apply button, leading zeros will appear in place of the missing characters.
Just run the tool, select the range to be processed, and specify the desired length of your character sets. Then click the Apply button, and all unwanted leading zeros will disappear.
As many as you like, we would say, but Excel standard limitations should never be ignored, of course :)
The tool automatically finds the longest string in your range, so you're just a mouse-click away from making all your strings equally long with the leading zeros added.
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