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    HI, I have about 5,000 rows of data. One of the columns currently contains 21 characters includes spaces, but I only want to have the last 8 characters. Is this called truncating and how do i do it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bawhorton View Post
    HI, I have about 5,000 rows of data. One of the columns currently contains 21 characters includes spaces, but I only want to have the last 8 characters. Is this called truncating and how do i do it?

    brian
    The simplest way is to use the following.
    =RIGHT(A1,8)

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