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I'm sure this is an easy formula but I need some help.

I have a line with names and want to add commas after only the complete names not in every space.

Example: Shia LaBeouf David Morse Sarah Roemer Carrie-Anne Moss

What formula would get

Shia LaBeouf, David Morse, Sarah Roemer, Carrie-Anne Moss

Thanks for any help

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Hi,

i have the names in column A and I need to the value next to first space that is "David" in all the cases.
A B
Alan David =RIGHT(A2,LEN(A2)-FIND(" ",A2))

If I use the above formula in I get David as answer which is fine.
but if the values in Col A1 is "Alan David Jones" and if I use the formula I get David Jones, but i need only David as result.

In short what the ever the values exists in Column A, I need the WORD just after the first space.
eg:
Alan David Jones = resilt David
abcdaa 1234 = result 1234
A abcd jones sir = abcd

Thanks for the help.

Hi all,

I have an ever-changing list of data with names and scores. I want to match a name to one in the list and find the average of all scores for that particular name.

For example:

Name Y/N Score
Bill Y 90
Tom N 95
Sarah Y 72
Tom Y 89
David Y 90
Bill N 87
Sarah Y 87
Bill Y 93
David Y 88
Steph Y 97
Greg N 91

I want a function that will search all of Bill's scores and get the average for them. I then want the cell below that one to search all of Tom's scores and give me the average...and so on...

I've included an example spreadsheet as well.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Seaottr

example.xlsx

I have a list of names and I want to count how many times they appear and display a summary at the bottom of the sheet. The names and number of times they appear will change everyday)

EXAMPLE DATA:

jacob wrote 3 letters
sarah wrote 1 letter
sarah wrote 2 letters
sarah wrote 4 letters
sarah wrote 2 letters
sarah wrote 1 letter
randy wrote 9 letters
randy wrote 3 letters
xavier wrote 7 letters
xavier wrote 4 letters

Summary will look something like this:

jacob wrote 3 letters
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randy wrote 12 letters
xavier wrote 11 letters

It seems like a simple answer to me, but I am missing something.

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Example
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NAME
betty johnson,bart wong,alissa villa,marlee rodriguez,amy luce,isaac pierce,janet gales,david green,pete davidson
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amy luce
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The Davids stick together!!!!

Thanks,
David

"THEFALLGUY" wrote:

> I have a series of full names in single cells that are formatted the
> following way:
> <Last Name>,<Space><First Name> - thus it looks like the following:
>
> I would like to separate this into two columns and eliminate the comma. I
> appreciate any help. I am working in Microsoft Excel 2000 and need answers
> in Excel, not in Visual Basic.
>
> Thank you,
> THEFALLGUY

Hi
I am fairly new to using EXCEL, I have merged 3 fields of data (ie A2, B2, and C2( i.e Leigh, Damien, Barnett) into a new field and have inserted a comma and a space at the end of the 1st and second cell to separate to be grammatically correct. But Where I have no information in the second and third fields I am left with 2 extra unwanted commas ie Leigh, ,

How Can I get rid of these unwanted commas, or how can I improve my formula in the first instance to enable me to not end up with these unwanted commas?

My current formula:

=CONCATENATE(A2,", ",B2,", ",C2)

Cheers

My problem is, not every cell is formatted the same. Some contain last name and first name, some contain last name and husband and wife first name with extra spaces, commas, etc....I want to keep all names and have first names in one column and last name in another. Can anyone help?

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Bob
Bob

I need formula on sheet2(A1) that will put Bob in cell a A4 which is amount of times Adam names is on sheet 1.
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hi guys.

sorry for being a newb but would any of you
would be kind enough to show me a formula for:

what I have:

last name , first name
last name, first name
last name , first name

what i need to do:

last name, first name
last name, first name
last name, first name

as you can see, some of those last names have spaces before the commas. I need to get those spaces out.
I understand that the TRIM function only deals with the spaces before
and after and the trailing ones.

I tried to search for it, though not quite successful in my chosen keywords.

I'm just an old dog trying to learn new tricks from excel.

thanks much.

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Steve Skrinar
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David Burne

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