Swapping Text

jbmystic

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Joined
Oct 4, 2005
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2
Hi,

Could someone point me in the right direction please? I want to change a list of names around (the full name is within one cell):

From this
John Smith
Grant Andrews
Matthew Baker

To this

Smith John
Andrews Grant
Baker Matthew

Many thanks in advance
 

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facethegod

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Aug 1, 2006
Messages
767
IF your Names are in column A.. try in column B


=MID(A1&" "&A1,FIND(" ",A1)+1,LEN(A1))
 

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