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Saving a fixed-width import layout

Excel has an in-built ability to import fixed-width text files. If you try to open a text file, a wizard will appear asking whether it's fixed-width or delimited. Delimited files are easily processed. With fixed-width files, Excel has a go … Continue reading

Text to columns: saving your file layout

The Text to columns function in Excel is useful. If you have a bunch of data in a single column, it can be used to split it into separate columns. Found on the Data ribbon,¬†you can either specify delimiters (for … Continue reading