troubleshooting Question

Breakdown Formula - { } - What do brackets mean?

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BrentFlag for United States of America asked on
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I am using a piece of code I found earlier from on old thread from Google.


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It works perfect to separate text from numbers, but I am not sure how the { } play into the formula. The rest I can understand, but it is killing me not to get that part of the formula.

I usually mark where I found the formula, but I did not think I would use it, so sorry for not referencing the OP.


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