Count the number of Times a character is in a cell

gheyman

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I have a column that has Numbering - WBS Numbering to be exact
1.00
1.00.01
1.00.01.01
1.00.01.02
1.00.01.03
1.01
1.01.01


I need a formula that I can run down the next column to count how many "." are in each

1.00 1
1.00.01 2
1.00.01.01 3
1.00.01.02 3
1.01 1


Is this possible?
 

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JoeMo

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Office Version
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  2. 2010
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Excel Workbook
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110
21.00.012
31.00.01.013
41.00.01.023
51.00.01.033
61.011
71.01.012
Sheet4
 

gheyman

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Thanks! very much appreciated. exactly what I needed
 

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