# Manuals/calci/ITALIC

ITALIC(Text)

• is the text which we want change the font to italic.

## Description

• This function used to change the normal font to italics.
• Italic type is a cursive font based on a stylized form of calligraphic handwriting.Owing to the influence from calligraphy, such fonts normally slant slightly to the right..
• ITALIC function will consider text, numbers, or any special characters like @,&...
• Also we have to give the input with in double quotes("") or we can use the cell references.

## Examples

• ITALIC("total marks")=total marks
• ITALIC("&")=&
• ITALIC(2347)=2347