combined number into three separate columns

nancy.darnell

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Joined
Jul 19, 2007
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Hi

I have a combined numbers in a field separate by x. For example

12 X 14 X 1.5. I need help use a funtion or macro to put each the number in three separate columns. Please help, thanks

Nancy
 

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jindon

MrExcel MVP
Joined
Aug 21, 2004
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16,995
UDF

1) paste the code onto a standard module
2) use in cell
select 3 horizontally consecutevie cells like B1:D1
=nancy(A1)
then confirm with Ctrl + Shift + Enter (array formula)
Code:
Function nancy(txt As String)
Dim x
x = Split(txt, "X")
nancy = Array(Trim(x(0)), Trim(x(1)), Trim(x(2)))
End Function
 

pgc01

MrExcel MVP
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Apr 25, 2006
Messages
19,887
Hi Nancy

You can use Data>Text to columns with the delimeter x .

Hope this helps
PGC
 

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