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XLSX lookup value in cell

Posted on 2013-12-03
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I have a list of 300 items where the Ticket Title column has various descriptions. I have created a column which I want to do a search against each adjacent Ticket Title field (same row) for existence of "SQL", with no quotes. I want it to return a 1 for EXISTS and 0 for NOT EXISTS. can you help me form the filter statement?
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Can you upload a sample of the data?
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Surely can...
samplesheet.xlsx
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Now that we can see what you see:

What is the exact criteria you are looking for?  How do you know which word you will be searching for for example?
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Disregard the last post, I see what you are looking for now.

In cell O2:
=IF(ISNUMBER(SEARCH("SQL",B2)),"1", "0")

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Let me know if that is what you were looking for.
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Works like a gem; thank you!
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Glad to have helped!
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