# How to Convert Decimal Feet to Feet and Inches in Excel (3 Handy Methods)

Unit conversion is a common task in our day-to-day lives. In countless situations, you may need to convert decimal feet to feet-inches, and this is where Microsoft Excel excels. With this intention, this article wishes to show you 3 methods of converting decimal feet to feet-inches using Excel.

## 3 Methods to Convert Decimal Feet to Feet and Inches in Excel

In order to convert decimal feet to feet-inches, there are 3 methods that you can employ. So, without further ado, let’s see them in action.

Throughout this article, we will use the table below which shows the Employee Names and their corresponding Heights in feet, in this case, our goal is to convert the Height from feet to feet-inches. ### 1. Using the INT & MOD Functions

For our first method, we will use the INT and MOD functions in Excel, so follow these steps.

Steps:

• Firstly, select a cell, as an example I have selected the D5 cell. • Secondly, enter this formula in the D5 cell to directly convert decimal feet to feet-inches. Conversely, you can copy and paste this formula from here.

` =INT(C5)+(12*MOD(C5,1)>=11.5)&"'"&IF(12*MOD(C5,1)>=11.5,0,ROUND(12*MOD(C5,1),0))&""""`

In this case, the C5 cell refers to the Height in decimal feet. In addition to this, using the INT function in conjunction with the MOD function is a popular way to convert decimal feet to feet-inches. • Next, display the results by pressing ENTER.
• Finally, use the Fill Handle tool in order to complete the conversion of Height in decimal feet to feet-inches. Read More: How to Convert Feet to Inches in Excel (4 Quick Methods)

### 2. Using ROUNDDOWN Function to Convert Decimal Feet to Feet and Inches in Excel

Our second method utilizes the ROUNDDOWN function in Excel to convert decimal feet to feet-inches. It’s simple & easy so, just follow along.

Steps 01: Obtain the Feet from the Height

• To begin, choose a cell, for this example, I have chosen the D5 cell.
• Next, enter the ROUNDDOWN function and provide the 2 necessary arguments. Here, the C5 cell refers to the Height in feet while the 0 tells the ROUNDDOWN function to display only the integer value. Steps 02: Extract Inch from the Height

• Secondly, choose the E5 cell and enter the following expression, which you can copy from here.

`=ROUND((C5-D5)*12,0)`

• Now, click ENTER to get the results. Steps 03: Combine Feet & Inch

• Thirdly, repeat the same process for the F5 cell while typing in the following formula.

`=CONCATENATE(D5,"ft"," ",E5,"in")`

• In turn, this links the feet and the inch into a single column. • Lastly, use the Fill Handle to drag down and fill up the table. • Eventually, the Height in decimal feet gets converted to feet-inches. Read More: How to Convert Inches to Feet and Inches in Excel (5 Handy Methods)

### 3. Using INT & TEXT Functions

The third & final method uses the INT & TEXT functions to transform decimal feet to feet-inches therefore, follow these simple steps.

Steps:

• To start, select a target cell, for instance, I have chosen the D5 cell. • Secondly, copy and paste this formula and enter it into the D5 cell.

`=INT(C5) & " ft " & TEXT(MOD(C5,1)*12, "# ??/16") & "in"`

In the above expression, the C5 cell represents the Height in feet and the TEXT function enables you to format the number. • Then, press ENTER to show the results and utilize the Fill Handle tool to fill out the rows. ## Conclusion

To summarise, this article describes how to convert decimal feet to feet-inches using Microsoft Excel. Make sure to download the practice files & do it yourself. Please inform us in the comment section if you have any queries. We, the Exceldemy team, are happy to answer your queries.

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