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extract text string using formula excel 2007

Posted on 2014-01-08
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Hi Expert's

I have the following text which I need to split as follows:

A1 = progress - pack out
b1 = pack out

and
a2 = progress - concerted
b2 = concerted
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by:Saqib Husain, Syed
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Can you reword the question. I am not clear on what is given and what is required.
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Rgonzo1971 earned 500 total points
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Hi,

pls try

=MID(A2,SEARCH("-",A2)+2,LEN(A2))

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Regards
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by:route217
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Excellent. ...rgonxo1971
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