This formula looks at one way to increment a number that is embedded in a text string. The purpose of this example to show how multiple functions can be combined to split, manipulate, and rejoin values.
In this example, the goal is to pad a number with zeros. To illustrate how Excel functions can be combined, the number of zeros to use is variable, and comes from column C. The formula used to solve this problem combines the TEXT function and the...
The Excel TEXT function returns a number in a given number format, as text. You can use the TEXT function to embed formatted numbers inside text.
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