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    Question Excel formula question

    I want to create a formula in each row of Column B. The forumla should be: If the cell in Column A appears any "ABC" among the 9 alpthabet/figures, then show "Accept" in Column B, or else "Decline". Can anyone help me?

    Column A Column B
    Row1 2400ABC88 Accept
    Row2 320CDE114 Decline
    Row3 13570ABC4 Accept
    Row4 13ABC2350 Accept
    Row5 240DEF115 Decline

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    Give this a try:

    =IF(ISNUMBER(SEARCH("*ABC*",A1)),"ACCEPT","DECLINE")

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    Smile Excel formula question

    Excellent, that's what I want!!! Million thanks~~~~

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    Win386 , please take a few minutes to read the Forum Rules about thread titles before starting your next thread.
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