date extraction from text

how do i extract date from the below formats in excel

KLnkkort 11.01.2015
05.01.2015 THllHr Krutto
HuropLy 18.01.2015
Kasa 18.01.2015
22.07.2015 THllHr Krutto 4293452460TI
NirvanalearnerAsked:
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,
please try
Function fExtractDate(strText As String) As Date
Res = ""
For Each Item In Split(strText, " ")
    If IsDate(Item) Then
        Res = DateValue(Item)
        Exit For
    End If
Next
fExtractDate = Res
End Function

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Regards
Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)Excel & VBA ExpertCommented:
I think it should be like this....
Function fExtractDate(strText As String) As Date
Res = ""
For Each Item In Split(strText, " ")
    If IsDate(Replace(Item, ".", "/")) Then
        Res = Replace(Item, ".", "/")
        Exit For
    End If
Next
fExtractDate = Res
End Function

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ProfessorJimJamMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
you can easily get this done by built-in formula . see attached file.

=DATE(MID(A2,SEARCH(".",A2)+4,4),MID(A2,SEARCH(".",A2)+1,2),MID(A2,SEARCH(".",A2)-2,2))
EE.xlsx

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NirvanalearnerAuthor Commented:
Thank you so much
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