Thursday, August 20, 2015
Remove Leading Spaces in MS Excel
Many times =Trim(Text) and =Trim(Clean(Text)) does not work in MS Excel to remove and clean leading spaces created due to non-breaking space (Char(160)) specially if you are copying data from web or bullet list in MS Word into an Excel Worksheet.
This problem can be resolved by :
=TRIM(CLEAN(SUBSTITUTE(Old Text,CHAR(160)," ")))