Count for the same serial of characters
I have a spreadsheet that I use to record serial numbers via a USB bar code scanner. The scanner scans the entire serial but I only need the first 6 characters.
IE: 108645W45MXE but all I want is the 108645 portion. I tried entering =Left(C8, 6), but get a circular reference error and cell just shows a 0. What else can be done to get the result I want.
Is there a way to look up between multiple columns on the same worksheet. I have 297,00 serial numbers that I need to search through. I exceed the allowed rows so had to but them in columns
Column A Column B Column C Column D Column E
Serial 001 1/25/08 Serial 1023 5/01/08
Serial 002 3/19/08 Serial 1034 6/23/08 Lookup Serial
Serial 003 4/12/08 Serial 1056 7/14/08
Serial 004 5/29/08 Serial 1078 8/28/08
On cell E2 I would like to search for the serial number and have it return the value on the cell next to it.
ex: search Serial 1056 and return the 7/14/08 date.
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Does anyone know of a way to prevent users from continuing to enter information in a cell once the max number of characters has been reached? One option would be to count characters. I know there is a way to count words, Is there a way to count "characters". Since the max is 250 per cell, a countering the adjacent cell would work.
in creating a formula that would count numbers and characters ("NA") and returns "Yes" if total counts is greater than 3.
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