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# adding letters and numbers to exisiting numbers in worksheet

Posted on 2013-05-13
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hello,
am attaching worksheet
if you look at column A and then C
is there a way to add SAC to numbers that already exist?
( othere than rewrtiting number)

if  you look at column E and then G
is there a way to add 101 to numbers that already exist?

thank you
Book1.xlsx
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Question by:davetough
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Rory Archibald earned 1200 total points
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You can use formulas like
="SAC" & A1

or
="101"&E1

and then copy and paste special-values those over the top of the original data if you need to.
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Raheman M. Abdul earned 800 total points
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In column C, type the following:

=CONCATENATE("SAC",A8)

In column G type:

=CONCATENATE("101",E8)

Then copy the formula downwards
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thank you
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