This post will guide you how to filter values starts with number or letter in one single cell in Excel. How do I filter in a list those that begin with number or letter using a formula in Excel.
Filter Cells Starts with Number or Letter
Assuming that you have a list of data in range B1:B4 which contain text string values. Ad you want to filter those cells values which are starting from a number or letter. The below steps will show you how to filter the data which starts with numbers or letters only.
Note: Cell B1 is the first cell in your data which you want to filter out values that starts with number or letter.
Step2: press Enter key to apply this formula.
Step3: then drag the AutoFill Handle in Cell C1 down to other cells to apply the same formula. You would see that if the data starts with a number, then returns TRUE. Otherwise, returns FALSE.
Step4: select the cell C1 in the helper column, go to Data tab in the Excel Ribbon, and click Filter button under Sort & Filter group. And one Filter icon will be added into the Cell C1.
Step5: click filter icon in the Cell C1, and check True to filter out all data that starts with number. Click Ok button.
Step6: let’s see the last result:
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