# Excel-VBA : Math Functions – FIX()

Description: The FIX() function in MS excel returns the Integer part of a number

NOTE: If the number is negative, FIX() will return the first negative number greater than equal to the given number.

Read about Excel-VBA : INT() If the number is negative, and you want the first negative number less than equal to the given number.

Format:

VBA Function : FIX (number)

Arguments:

• Number
• Mandatory
• Type: number
• number for which integer part will be returned

Cases:

Example:

```Sub FnFIX()
Dim val1
Dim val2
Dim val3
Dim val4
val1 = 55.11
val2 = -220
val3 = -22.38
val4 = -50.9
strResult = "The Integer part of number " & val1 & " Using FIX - " & Fix(val1) & " and using INT()- " & Int(val1) & vbCrLf
strResult = strResult & "The Integer part of number " & val2 & " Using FIX - " & Fix(val2) & " and using INT()- " & Int(val2) & vbCrLf
strResult = strResult & "The Integer part of number " & val3 & " Using FIX - " & Fix(val3) & " and using INT()- " & Int(val3) & vbCrLf
strResult = strResult & "The Integer part of number " & val4 & " Using FIX - " & Fix(val4) & " and using INT()- " & Int(val4) & vbCrLf

MsgBox strResult

End Sub

```