Related Function:

The FALSE function returns the logical value FALSE.

Syntax

=FALSE()

Note: FALSE takes no arguments but requires empty parentheses. 

  • You can get the same result by simply typing FALSE directly into a worksheet cell.
  • The FALSE function is provided primarily for compatibility with other spreadsheet programs.

Examples

  A B C
1 2    
2      
3 Formula Result Notes
4 =IF(A1=1,FALSE()) FALSE You can also enter the value FALSE directly into cells and formulas without using this function, as in the formula in A5
5 =IF(A1=1,FALSE) FALSE