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How to generate random Yes or No in Excel?

In some special cases, we may want to generate random Yes or No in a range in Excel, here I will tell you some formulas to quickly generate random Yes or No in Excel.

Generate random Yes or No in Excel 2007/2010/2013

Generate random Yes or No in Excel 2003 or below

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Insert Random Data (insert random integer, date, time, string or custom list in a range.)

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Generate random Yes or No in Excel 2007/2010/2013

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Please select a cell and type this formula =CHOOSE(RANDBETWEEN(1,2),"Yes","No") into it, and press Enter key. If you need, you can drag the fill handle to a range to fill the formula.

Note: You also can use this formula =IF(ISODD(INT(RAND()*(100-1)+1)),"Yes","No") to generate random Yes or No.

Generate random Yes or No in Excel 2003 or below

The above two formulas cannot work in Excel 2003 or below, I introduce another formula for you.

Select a cell and type this formula =IF(RAND()<=0.5,"Yes","No") into it, then press Enter key, if you need, drag the fill handle to a range.

Tip: this formula also can be used in Excel 2007/2010/2013.

Generate random Yes or No in Excel with Kutools for Excel

With Kutools for Excel’s Insert Random Data function, you can generate random Yes or No as you need.

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After free installing Kutools for Excel, please do as below:

1. Select a range you want to randomize Yes or No, and click Kutools > Insert > Insert Random Data. See screenshot:
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2. In the Insert Random Data dialog, click Custom list tab, then click the add button, then in the popping Create Sequence dialog, type Yes,No into the text box. See screenshot:


3. Click Ok > Ok. Then the selected range has been filled with Yes or No randomly.

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