WPS Office

Free All-in-One Office Suite with PDF Editor


Edit Word, Excel, and PPT for FREE.


Read, edit, and convert PDFs with the powerful PDF toolkit.


Microsoft-like interface, easy to use.

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Present formulas as text in a sheet

February 13, 2023

1. Double-click the target cell.

2. Insert a single quote (‘) at the beginning of the cell.

3. Press Enter.

As we can see, the complete formula presents in the original cell.

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