Word Extraction !

darkulti

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Joined
Mar 5, 2004
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Could someone help me pop up required words from sentences please?

Belows are examples.

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Column I currently have Results wanted

Miller, Andre (PG-Den) Den
Thomas, Kurt (FC-NY) NY
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Thanks in advance.
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DonkeyOte

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Sep 6, 2002
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should be in XL Questions forum - not elegant but works

assuming Miller, Andre (PG-Den) in A1
in B1 enter
=MID(A1,FIND("-",A1)+1,LEN(A1)-(FIND("-",A1))-1)

will give Den

Copy formula down for other strings to get NY etc...
 

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