MS EXCEL - Text to Column

Text to Column

To separate the contents of one Excel cell into separate columns, you can use the ‘Convert
Text to Columns Wizard’.

For example - when you want to separate a list of full names into last and first

1. Select the range with full names.
2. On the Data tab, click Text to Columns.

The following dialog box appears.

3. Choose Delimited and click Next.
4. Clear all the check boxes under Delimiters except for the Comma and Space check box.
5. Click Finish.