date add functions


(LEFT(DAY((NOW())),2))  shows me today's day of date

I have this formula in column b , how can I add 1 day onto this formula into column c, and add 2 days into column d
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Kanti PrasadCommented:

In c and d copy and paste the below
barry houdiniCommented:
I don't think you need LEFT function as DAY can only return a number between 1 and 31 (the day of the month) so using LEFT on that is redundant.

So for today's day you can use


At the end of the month, e.g. 30th June, I assume you would want 1 and 2 for the next two days (not 31 and 32) so you need to add within the DAY function, e.g. for tomorrow's day:


and for the day after


regards, barry

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Kanti Prasad formula will not follow the date logic. If you have 31 days in a month, +1 would be 32.

another way would be to format the cell to "DD" for Days, and then, use these formula:

To set day formula:
day format
Kanti PrasadCommented:

the 1st post was an oversite, You need do it this way   b , c , d and you don't need so many ()

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