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Posted on 2016-08-24
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Hi Experts,

Will Anyone Help me with UDF VBA Function  code which convert text number to number.my data  have leading and trailing spaces (Spaces are not identical in characters count)so i am looking for UDF function like =Mynumber(Cell) i.e. it will remove all leading and trailing spaces.

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by:ProfessorJimJam
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there is no need for UDF. built in function

use =trim(cell)+0
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i tried that but "+0" i dint tried.....+0 Stand for?

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by:ProfessorJimJam
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when you do a math operation it will covert it to real number if the number was stored somehow in text format.

so you need to do +0  or *1  any of these can do the job.
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it wont see attached.

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Functions-For-Format.xlsx
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Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj) earned 450 total points
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Try this...

In G1
=IF(F1="","",SUBSTITUTE(F1,CHAR(160),"")+0)

Open in new window

and then copy down.
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please find attached.


=IFERROR(IF(F1<>"",SUBSTITUTE(F1,CHAR(160),""),"")+0,"")
Functions-For-Format.xlsx
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Both Are Formula is Working ...what is the difference between each other ?

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by:ProfessorJimJam
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Neeraj formula's is better. does not need the extra IFERROR
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Thanks
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by:Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)
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You're welcome. Glad we could help.
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