Thursday, May 9, 2013

yogi_Formulate Row By Row A String By Finding And Replacing Content Or By Building Per Spec

                                          Google Spreadsheet   Post  #1183
Yogi Anand, D.Eng, P.E.      ANAND Enterprises LLC -- Rochester Hills MI   May 09, 2013
user Eugene S (!category-topic/docs/spreadsheets/v2mCZS4FSug)
I'd like to find a replace a string in my spreadsheets and need some help

I have string like this:

23C BR2 *BR2 & 23C BR3 *BR3 
24C BR2 *BR2 & 24C BR3 *BR3 
25C BR2 *BR2 & 25C BR3 *BR3 
26C BR2 *BR2 & 26C BR3 *BR3 
27C BR2 *BR2 & 27C BR3 *BR3

And would like to replace them with these:

23C BR2/3 *BR2/BR3 
24C BR2/3 *BR2/BR3 
25C BR2/3 *BR2/BR3
26C BR2/3 *BR2/BR3 
27C BR2/3 *BR2/BR3

Is there a way use "find and replace" to do this automatically?

Your help is much appreciated!

Thank you
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