Excel

Get Last Name From Full Name

This post will guide you how to extract the last name within a Full name in excel. You need to use a combination of the RIGHT function, the LEN function, the FIND function and the SUBSTITUTE function to create a complex formula in excel. Get Last Name From Full Name You can use the below… read more »

Get the Current Workbook Name

This post explains how to get the current workbook name in excel. Get the Current Workbook Name In excel, the CELL function can get the information of the current worksheet, it will return the full file name and its path. If you want to get the name of the current workbook only, you can use… read more »

Split Text and Numbers in Excel

This post explains how to split text and numbers in excel, or how to extract the text characters from another strings with text and numbers combined. Split Text and Numbers If you want to split text and numbers, you can run the following excel formula that use the MIN function, FIND function and the LEN… read more »

Split Text String by Line Break in Excel

In the previous post, we talked that how to split text string by a specified character in excel. And this post will guide you how to split text string by Line Break character. The difference is that you can type the line break character directly in the FIND function and you have to use the… read more »

Split Text String by Specified Character in Excel

This post explains how to split text string by a specified character (such as: comma, space, dash, slash, etc.) using FIND function within other functions in excel. And you will learn that how to extract part of characters to the left of a specified character in one cell. Split Text String by Specified Character When… read more »

The difference between Replace function and Substitute function in Excel

There are two similar functions to replace text string in Excel. They are REPLACE and SUBSTITUTE functions. What’s the difference between REPLACE function and SUBSTITUTE function in excel 2013?  This post will introduce the difference between those two function in excel. SUBSTITUTE Function The Excel SUBSTITUTE function replaces a new text string for an old… read more »

Excel Replace Function Remove Text String

This post will teach you how to remove a text string of specified length from another text string in a cell. Excel Replace Function Remove Text String If you want to remove text string from a cell in excel, you can use the REPLACE function. It can remove the text string by position in a… read more »

Combining the Replace function with Text function in Excel

In excel, we can use Replace function in combination with Text function to replace date characters that are part of the text string. And this post will guide you how to use TEXT function as the first arguments to replace text string in REPLACE function in excel 2013. We have talked in the previous post… read more »

Excel Replace function with numeric values

In excel, how to replace a numeric characters within a text string using another numeric characters. This post will guide you how to use REPLACE function to replace numeric characters using another numeric characters in one text string. The Excel REPLACE function replaces all or part of a text string with another text string The… read more »

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