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authorSteve Fanning <>2020-06-03 10:05:24 +0200
committerOlivier Hallot <>2020-06-08 19:04:04 +0200
commit13eadf6de9cc483db44c399feb6a657fe8fde2a3 (patch)
parent(ful_func.xhp) Update common defintions for lengthy argument lists, to contai... (diff)
Improve help information for ACCRINT() function to better explain the behaviour of the Par argument.
Change-Id: Ia1fb54abe828dc9d0310e83f9552099759b96d40 Reviewed-on: Tested-by: Jenkins Reviewed-by: Olivier Hallot <> (cherry picked from commit e04a83713f38be33d0c51cc35d0c457919a3f213) Reviewed-on: Reviewed-by: Ilmari Lauhakangas <>
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/source/text/scalc/01/04060103.xhp b/source/text/scalc/01/04060103.xhp
index 8a8efbf..549aba1 100644
--- a/source/text/scalc/01/04060103.xhp
+++ b/source/text/scalc/01/04060103.xhp
@@ -101,7 +101,8 @@
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_id3154486" role="paragraph">
<emph>Rate</emph> (required) is the annual nominal rate of interest (coupon interest rate)</paragraph>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_id3156445" role="paragraph">
- <emph>Par</emph> (optional) is the par value of the security.</paragraph>
+ <emph>Par</emph> (optional) is the par value of the security. If omitted, a default value of 1000 is used.</paragraph>
+ <note id="par_id961591171682507">We recommend that you always specify the value that you require for ACCRINT’s <emph>Par</emph> argument, rather than allowing Calc to apply an arbitrary default. This will make your formula easier to understand and easier to maintain.</note>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_id3149406" role="paragraph">
<emph>Frequency</emph> (required) is the number of interest payments per year (1, 2 or 4).</paragraph>
<embed href="text/scalc/01/func_yearfrac.xhp#basis"/>