Function To Reverse a String In a Cell

Ease of Use


Version tested with


Submitted by:

Jacob Hilderbrand


This function will reverse the supplied text. 


VBA has a built in function to reverse a string, but this cannot be done from a cell by default. This function will allow you to easily reverse any string. 


instructions for use


Option Explicit Public Function ReverseString(Text As String) ReverseString = StrReverse(Text) End Function

How to use:

  1. Open Excel.
  2. Alt + F11 to open the VBE.
  3. Insert | Module.
  4. Paste the code there.
  5. Close the VBE (Alt + Q or press the X in the top-right corner).

Test the code:

  1. In a cell type = reversestring(D1) where D1 can be a cell address, or the value/text you want to reverse.

Sample File:

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Approved by mdmackillop

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