#### HOW to COUNT THE FREQUENCY of specific CHARACTER WITHIN a CELL?

```How can a frequency of a specific character be counted with in a cell.  Ex -"
#4 Bluebirds, #6 Aquatic" is in cell B2 - how do I count the number of "#"
that appear in cell B2?
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```=LEN(B2)-LEN(SUBSTITUTE(B2,"#",""))

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Jason
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>-----Original Message-----
>How can a frequency of a specific character be counted
with in a cell.  Ex -"
>#4 Bluebirds, #6 Aquatic" is in cell B2 - how do I count
the number of "#"
>that appear in cell B2?
>.
>
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