Excel | Text functions exercise | Top 10 Films - Text Functions

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Software ==> Excel  (151 exercises)
Version ==> Excel 2016 and later
Topic ==> Text functions  (1 exercise)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Subject ==> Excel training
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Most of the information is currently contained within a single cell in column B:

Text Functions

We want to split the long text from column B out into separate columns

In cell D4, use Excel text functions to display only the date of each film.  Copy this down to the rest of the column.

In cell E4, use Excel text functions to only display the text Directed by and the name of each director.  Copy this down to the rest of the column.

In cell F4, use Excel text functions to remove the words Directed by from the text in cell E4, to only show the director's name.  Copy this down to the rest of the column.

In Column B, change some of the dates and directors' names to check that your formulae are working.

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