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Add character to colum of numbers in Excel 2007

Posted on 2011-09-25
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I have a column of numbers in Excel 2007.
I need to add " before and after every number. Eg change 123456 to "123456"

There are several hundred numbers to add this too.
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Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE) earned 2000 total points
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Hello,

try

=""""&A1&""""

copy down. Then copy the result and Paste Special > Values over the original data.

cheers, teylyn
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