How to generate random text from the list?

In this Excel tutorial, you learn how to generate random text from a list.

Random text generator formula

Suppose that your list is in the A1: A10 cell range. You have some text there from which you want to generate one in some other cell.

Here is an Excel formula that solves your problem:

=INDEX(A1:A10,RAND()*ROWS(A1:A10)+1)

Generating Random text based on list

Drag it down to the number of cells you need it in.

Remember that every time the formula generates a new text, Each time you run the formula, it will generate a random item from a given list.

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