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Excel Formula: Calculate days remaining between two dates

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Here, this tutorial provides a formula to quickly calculate the left days between two dates.

If you want to follow along with this tutorial, please download the example spreadsheet.

Generic formula:



Start_date: the start date in the date range.
End_date: the end date in date range.

Return value

The formula returns the remaining days in a number format.

How this formula work

Supposing calculate the left days between dates in B3 and C3, please use below formula:


Press Enter key to get the first result, then drag fill handle to get all remaining days between each date range.
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