Extract text from a text string

pigster

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Mar 25, 2009
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I need to extract text in a single cell that is seperated by commas and place the text in there own seperate cell. Example below:

129 High street, billericay, essex, cm12 9ah

does anyone have a formular as i have hundreds of addresses like this.

Many thanks
 

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JugglerJAF

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Feb 17, 2002
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Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
Select the cells, then use Data>Text to Columns and specify the comma as the delimiter.
 

VoG

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Select the data, Data > Text to Columns, select Delimited and specify comma as the delimiter.
 

machopicho

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Feb 28, 2010
Messages
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Try:
Code:
Sub m()
strg = Split([A1], ",")
For i = LBound(strg) To UBound(strg)
Cells(2, i) = strg(i)
Next
End Sub
 
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