I need a formula that I can search for the existance of one of multiple strings in a cell

Posted on 2011-09-05
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I want to search wether a cell contains either "office" or "excel" or "access".
The formula should also give a succes when multiple of the strings are present in the cell.
Question by:itbabe
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by:Rory Archibald
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for example.

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When I paste this exact formula in excel I get a message that it contains an error.
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Rory Archibald earned 2000 total points
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If you normally use a semicolon in formulas rather than a comma, you need:



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