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Excel Extracting a postal code from an address column into a separate column using formula
Hi All Could anyone please help to advise how to extract a postal code from an address column into a separate column using formula? Here is a sample of what seems to be 4 different variations of the data: JOHOR BAHRU JOHOR 80250 M'SIA 86800 MERSING JOHOR M'SIA DI JALAN AMPANG JALAN NB2 10/2 , TAMAN NUSA The postal code is not in a fixed position as you can see in line 1(80250) and line 2(86800). Line 3 does not have a postal code and line 4 doesn't either but it has other numbers(also not in a fixed position) which is part of a street name. What seems to be consistent is that the postal code is always a 5 digit number. Your advice would be very much appreciated. Yours truly, Amir A Last edited by Amir A; Mar 2nd, 2014 at 01:50 AM. Reason: Sorry, the alignment was awful earlier and took up to many lines. Have amended to save the number of lines used
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