convert string to date

is it possible to convert 20140228 to date 28/02/2014 with a formula
JagwarmanAsked:
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Naresh PatelTraderCommented:
sorry just sequence change for year month date  try this
=TEXT(DATE(LEFT(A1,4),MID(A1,5,2),RIGHT(A1,2)),"DD/MM/YYYY")

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=TEXT(DATE(LEFT(A1,4),MID(A1,5,2),RIGHT(A1,2)),"YYYY/MM/DD")

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Naresh PatelTraderCommented:
try this
=TEXT(DATE(LEFT(A1,4),MID(A1,5,2),RIGHT(A1,2)),"YYYY/MM/DD")

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  assumed Cell A1 = 20140228



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Santosh GuptaCommented:
Assuming data in A1 cell
=DATE(LEFT(A1,4),MID(A1,5,2),RIGHT(A1,2))
then change date format as dd/mm/yyyy from custom formating.
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