In this article, you will learn how to use the TRIM formula in Excel.
The TRIM function in Excel is used to remove extra spaces from a text string, leaving only a single space between words.
The TRIM formula can be useful when dealing with data that has been copied and pasted from other sources as you can remove extra characters from your data and make it easier to work with.
1. Select the cell where you want to display the trimmed string.
2. Type the following formula into the cell: =TRIM(
3. The cell should now display the trimmed text string with no extra spaces.
where input is the text which you want to remove extra space from.
See below for how the formula is used:
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Learn how to do this step-by-step in the video below 👇