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  1. A

    Using mid/len/left/right/find

    I need excel formulas that will help me differentiate each piece of these cells. Here are examples of the cells Elephant12-8Wb CAT193-45M I already have the formula to get Elephant and CAT on their own. But then I need formulas to get 12 and 193, 8 and 45, and Wb and M on their own. Thank you...
  2. D

    Unable to convert date+time (yy/mm/dd hh:mm) format to excel date

    I have the following column with dates, that I need to convert for excel to recognize them as dates: 21/02/12 15:34 21/02/15 21:18 21/02/17 22:06 21/02/15 21:37 21/02/15 16:05 21/02/17 20:53 21/02/17 00:55 21/02/17 02:34 21/02/19 05:31 I have tried using DATEVALUE, TEXT...
  3. C

    VBA copy LEFT function / formula down all cells in column

    Hi guys! Long time reader, first time poster. Getting very frustrated with my VBA so any help is appreciated. In my worksheet "Paste Data", I have a string of text in column G and need to use the LEFT formula to find and copy the text before the character " - " into column H. My VBA code...
  4. P

    Insert dashes within character string, within an array.

    ISO VBA command to insert a dash (hyphen) as the 5th character from the left, and 6th character from the right, in a string of varying length, within an array. For example... Column Z contains the following list of values: MSEAVIMA0013S MSEAVIRM0016S MOLPVIRM0017S MOLS130012S MSEAVIRM0011S...
  5. T

    Need help nesting a VLookup inside an index, I think?

    Hello all, I've got a problem with a table I set up. Here is the reference table: 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17 2015-16 2014-15 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11 2009-10 2008-09 Division # Div Name Division OH Division OH Division OH Division OH Division OH Division OH Division OH...
  6. M

    VBA - Need help formatting a row range based on string or format in column A

    I have the code below that works. It searches column A looking for "00" as the left most characters and then formats that cell with white text and black interior. Dim cel As Range For Each cel In Range("A6:A300") If Left(cel.Value, 2) = "00" Then cel.Font.Color = vbWhite cel.Interior.Color =...
  7. R

    Extract more than 2 words into various cells

    I have a string of text in Google Sheets - I would assume is the same formula I can get the first 2 words - but not sure how to expand to get 3rd + In Cell F2 I have typed: (no bold) Wall panels for interior wall FIRST WORD =LEFT(F2; SEARCH(" ";F2;1)-1) SECOND WORD =MID(F2; SEARCH(" ";F2) +...
  8. tourless

    Removing the Last Two...

    Hi Folks, I know this has been asked a thousand times and I'm trying to implement some of the solutions I've found but I just can't seem to get this to work. I have values in column I that four decimal places deep and I simply want to remove the last two characters. The problem I'm noticing...
  9. L

    LEFT() versus --LEFT()

    Hello, I am using this formula --LEFT() instead of LEFT(), and I get different results, but I do not actually understand why. Can anybody explain what the -- does to the formula?
  10. mzainims

    How to seperate into firstname, secondname etc...

    I've got this nagging situation/s. In my excel files I've this: examples in the tables are as below: Names FirstName MiddleName LastName Roberto Engelesias Darwin Subramurthy s/o Thirumurthy Abdool Kassim ibnu Murshid Azmi Bin Abdullah How do I seperate it into...
  11. E

    Cannot use "Right" Function. Apparently meaning has changed.

    I have a large VBA project I'm working on that uses the "Right" function a lot. All of a sudden it gives me an error message of... "Compile Error Wrong number of arguments or invalid property assignments." When I try to compile, with the "Right" Function highlighted. What's really strange is...
  12. L

    conditional formatting - bar based on value

    Hi I created a conditional formatting based on the value of the cell excel would insert bar as below. The bar can move from left to right or right to left. My question can I create similar bar but move from bottom to top? is that possible? Thank you very much
  13. willow1985

    LEFT function of a certain word by a certain amount of characters

    Hello, I am looking for a formula that can find a certain work and return only 10 characters to the left of that word. For example OTHER INFORMATION.... FOR PO# 55222 FROM COMPANY Left of "From Company" I want it to return the PO# 55222 Any help would be appreciated Thank you! :) Carla
  14. J

    LEFT() for each rows in a single cell?

    The following data is in a SINGLE cell. I'm trying to get the phone number from each line and output it as just a list of phone numbers in a single cell. FROM THIS: <tbody> (734) 435-8519 < Sent TXT 14/25/09 @ 08:54 (734) 917-1416 < Sent TXT 14/25/09 @ 08:54 (734) 742-6437 < Sent TXT 14/25/09...
  15. G

    Extract text between a character and first space left of that character.

    Hi, The title says it all. I'm trying to extract the text between a character (character is "%") and the first space to the left of that "%" character. I figure it would need to include the left and find functions but I am having a hardtime figuring out how to put it all together. Any help...
  16. willow1985

    Multiple IF AND statements including LEFT

    Hello, Quick question. I am looking to do a multiple IF AND statement including LEFT. The below formula gives me a #VALUE error so I know I am doing it incorrectly: =IF(AND(C2="Blue",(LEFT(D2,1)="C"),"250",""),IF(AND(C2="Blue",LEFT(D2,1)="B"),250,"")) C2 has to be Blue AND D2 has to start...
  17. C

    Trying to create a new table based on the results of 2 joined queries

    Trying to create a new Access table based on the results of 2 join queries (see below). Each query individually runs fine with no errors, but when I use UNION I receive an error message "An action query cannot be used as a row source". Can someone help? Thank you! CODE: SELECT...
  18. H

    Get Nearest value from a range based on a reference cell value

    My Data Range is B2:G10 having 4 columns B,C,D & E. These 4 Columns are ‘continuous’ & have values which are either ‘INCREASING’ from B to E or ‘DECREASING’ from B to E. Reference range is from G2:G10 Output required: 1. I2=’Nearest’ value from B to E with reference to G 2...
  19. A

    Number formatting into Sets of 3

    I have numbers in column A that look like this <tbody> 13,065,102 13,165 4,051,065 600 18,013,092 </tbody> But when I click in the formula bar they are really this (real numbers) <tbody> 13065102 13165 4051065 600 18013092 </tbody> What I need to do is to is put the...
  20. D

    where is properties window vba?

    hi, i cant find it? i pressed f4 and it's not showing. also, before it disappeared, it was "free flowing" and not locked as it usually is at the bottom left corner? how do i lock it? (first i need for it to show up, my first issue)

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