Get Sheet Name in Excel

A formula using the combination of CELL, FIND and MID functions in Excel can be used to return the Sheet Name into a cell.

Formula to return Sheet name

The following is the generic formula to return Sheet name in Excel.



CELL function with “filename” as it’s first argument will return the file path of the Excel file along with the Sheet Name.

Here, F:\Data is the folder containing the Excel file called April.xlsx and Sales Data is the current sheet.

FIND function is then used to find the position of the ‘]‘ (closing Square bracket) in the file path returned by CELL function. In this case position of ] is 20.

This value is used in MID function to return the Sheet Name.

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