Which extracts data where color is "RED", respecting upper and lower case.
This formula relies on the FILTER function to retrieve data based on a logical test. The array argument is provided as B5:D15, which contains all of the data without headers. The include argument is an expression based on the EXACT function:
Notice the position of TRUE corresponds to the row where the color is "RED".
This array returned directly to the FILTER function as the "include" argument. FILTER uses the array to filter data, and returns three rows where the color is "RED". Rows where the color is "Red" are not included.
The SEARCH function returns the position of the search string when found, and the #VALUE! error if not found. We use this fact to test whether the search string is found by using the ISNUMBER function to "catch" valid numeric positions. ISNUMBER...
This formula relies on the FILTER function to retrieve data based on a logical test. The array argument is provided as B5:D14, which contains the full set of data without headers. The include argument is based on a logical test based on the ISNUMBER...
The Excel SEARCH function returns the location of one text string inside another. SEARCH returns the position of the first character of find_text inside within_text. Unlike FIND, SEARCH allows wildcards, and is not case-sensitive.
The Excel ISNUMBER function returns TRUE when a cell contains a number, and FALSE if not. You can use ISNUMBER to check that a cell contains a numeric value, or that the result of another function is a number.
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