How count maximum character could in a row

Posted on 2013-10-25
Last Modified: 2013-10-25
In an Excel file I need to count the maximum character count in each row.  In other words, say column A has the following data in the cells:


Then the answer for that row is 5.

How can this be done?
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How many cells are in each row? one?
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You can use EXcel's Len Function

for example =LEN(A1)

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I wrote the question wrong.  I'm trying to get the maximum character count in a column, not a row.

I tried:


But it didn't work.
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Perfect.  Thanks!

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