Excel formulas for extract (VBA)


I need excel formula or VBA.

I need extract between "MeContext=" and  ","  result should be in B1=CLWRFLSRBBU04124

and same need to be extract between "EFDD=" and "," result should be in C1=CLWRFLSRBB434411

Vijay PAsked:
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ShumsExcel & VBA ExpertCommented:
Hi Vijay,

Try below in B1:

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And below in C1:

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Vijay PAuthor Commented:
Hi Shums,

Thanks you for your contribution, but  in formula comma (,) only is constant in position of  ",ME=" and ",ER=" , So ME= & ER= will be variable one.

 So is possible to extract between  "MeContext=" and  "," only?
ShumsExcel & VBA ExpertCommented:
Hi Vijay,

You can extract 16 digit number after "MeContext=" with below formula:

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And 16 digit number after "EFDD=" with below formula:

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you can extract the text with this formula:

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The string to be find have to end with a comma otherwise this formula doesn't work.

Extract a specific text from a string

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...and if like to use VBA....

Function extract(ori As String, toExtract As String) As String
    Dim st() As String
    st = Split(ori, ",")
    For Each s In st
        If InStr(1, s, toExtract) > 0 Then
            extract = Split(s, "=")(1)
            Exit Function
        End If
End Function

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Function Usage example
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