#### dividing a number into hours and minutes

```My users are entering numbers into column B.  Is it possible to take the
total of column B (say Row X) and divide it into hours and minutes putting
the hours in Row X Column D and minuntes in Row X Column E (two seperate
cells)?  They are entering just numbers in multiples of 5 and usually not
more than 30 minutes.  Do I need to convert Column B to some form of 'time'
to get close to the result I'm looking for?  Is this even doable?
```
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```Try this...

In D1, enter   =INT(B1/60)
In E1, enter   =MOD(B1,60)

In this example, Row X is row 1.

Hope this helps,

Hutch

"ramona" wrote:

> My users are entering numbers into column B.  Is it possible to take the
> total of column B (say Row X) and divide it into hours and minutes putting
> the hours in Row X Column D and minuntes in Row X Column E (two seperate
> cells)?  They are entering just numbers in multiples of 5 and usually not
> more than 30 minutes.  Do I need to convert Column B to some form of 'time'
> to get close to the result I'm looking for?  Is this even doable?
```
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11/18/2009 3:20:01 AM

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