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    Excel: Separating Letters and Numbers

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    I have a spreadsheet where one column has cells with letters and numbers (see attachment). I want to separate the letters into one cell and the numbers (highlighted in red) into another cell. Please provide the formula for how it can be done.

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    Format of Description column is as shown below:

    variable_length_word 9_digit_number HAR

    Note that there are two spaces in the above description format.

    1. Separating the number from the Description (column D) into column E:

    Select the column E rows 2-13, and then type the formula for cell E2 (as mentioned below) and then hit Ctrl+Enter to copy the formula to all the cells in the ...

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    Solution not only gives the respective formulas but it also explains how each formula is working to achieve the goal.