LEFT function


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Extract first word in cell

The formula in cell C3 grabs the first word in B3 using a blank as the delimiting character. =LEFT(B3,SEARCH(" ",B3)-1) […]

LEFT function for numbers

The LEFT function allows you to extract a string from a cell with a specific number of characters, however, if […]

How to use the LEFT function

The LEFT function extracts a specific number of characters always starting from the left. Excel Function Syntax LEFT(text, [num_chars]) Arguments […]

Sum cells containing numbers and text based on a condition

Question: I want to sum cells that have a "C" and a decimal number. The cells have other numbers and […]