remove minus signs in the digit string

Jan Kalop

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how to remove minus signs in the digit string in excel 2003
sample: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6
and convert to simple: 123456
 

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Try

=SUBSTITUTE(SUBSTITUTE(A1,"-","")," ","")+0
 

Peter_SSs

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Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
If your strings are actually like that one sample you have given, then you could use a single SUBSTITUTE:

=SUBSTITUTE(A1," - ","")+0
 

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