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#### How to use the MID function in WPS Spreadsheet

01:54### How to use the MID function in WPS Spreadsheet

When using WPS Spreadsheets to process data, sometimes we need to catch part of the data from a series of numbers. We can use the MID formula to realize it, to catch up a certain length of characters from a series of numbers. In this example, there is a list of phone numbers. The MID function can extract the long series of numbers, keeping the last seven numbers when removing the first three characters. Select cell D2 and click the Insert Function to pop up the Search for a function d....

#### Use the text function to extract characters in cells

02:45### Use the text function to extract characters in cells

In this video, we'll introduce three practical functions in excel, which are the RIGHT, LEFT, and MID functions.In this example, if we want to extract the first three numbers on the right, how can we realize it? The RIGHT function could help. It can extract characters within a cell, from the right to the left. Here is the complete formula of the RIGHT function. RIGHT(text,num_chars) The first parameter text refers to the specific text to be extracted. The second parameter num_chars....

#### Combine the SUBSTITUTE and LEN functions

02:57### Combine the SUBSTITUTE and LEN functions

Here is a form recording the personal information of staff. How can we calculate the staff number for each department?We can combine the LENS and SUBSTITUTE functions to realize it. Before starting, let me introduce the LEN function. It can return the character number of the text.Select cell A4. Go to the formula editing box for the Insert Function button, and choose the LENS function.Since we want to know the character number in cell A2, we need to enter “A2” as the TEXT parameter. Cl....

#### Display the unit symbol in the formula result

01:26### Display the unit symbol in the formula result

This is a table of information about the department employees. If we need to calculate the average weight of the staff, what should we do?Normally, you only need to enter the formula =AVERAGE(D2:D8) in cell D9 to get the average.However, the formula returns 0, and obviously, the result is incorrect because there are text characters in the cells, which affects the accuracy of the calculation. Do you know how to retain the weight unit and normally perform the calculation at the same time....

#### Get to know the cell widget

02:38### Get to know the cell widget

Today we are going to show you how to use the cell widget in WPS Spreadsheet. The functions of it are very practical useful. Let's learn this feature together! · Convert Text to Number In WPS Spreadsheet, the text formatting is quite special. 1. It cannot be directly converted to other formats. 2. The text formatting is aligned to the left, and other formattings are aligned to the right. Take this table as an example. We now need to change the date in the table to another type. By ....

### How to check if a cell contains text in Excel

How to check if a cell contains text in Excel- WPS Academy How can you check if a cell contains text in Excel? This is a common question we get from our readers. Most of the time, it's because someone wants to quickly calculate values that are within a range or if they want to count the number of characters, but today we're going to cover how you can check if there is any text in cells. In this tutorial, we will learn how to check if a cell contains text or not. This can be u....

#### TEXT formula in WPS Spreadsheet

03:09### TEXT formula in WPS Spreadsheet

The TEXT formula in Excel is commonly used for the conversion of number-to-text in a certain format, and it could be also used in Microsoft Office Excel and Openoffice. Normally, the TEXT formula is used to customize format cells in terms of actual needs. To realize it, we need to adjust the second parameter of the formula, which stands for format texts to be set. In this example, the number 2.012584, which equips with six decimal places, entered cell A2. How can we convert it into a v....

### How to extract text from a cell in excel before a character

How to extract text from a cell -WPS Academy: One of the most frequent applications, Excel is for text extraction from cells. You could need to extract text from a cell's start, centre, or a particular section. We'll demonstrate in this lesson how to get text out of an Excel cell. You may quickly locate and extract any component of a string from a cell by utilising these straightforward yet efficient formulae. Extract text from a cell using the LEFT function: The LEFT functio....