#### Help Creating A Formula To Copy and Paste Text

```Hi everyone.  Thanks in advance for any help you may have.

I need to create a formula that searches for a specific word in a
column then cut the word and paste it to another column.  Of course
this would be simple if it was the only word in the column, but there
is other text that I would like to remain in the orginal column..

Thanks again,

Mary

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Mary wrote:
>
>
> I need to create a formula that searches for a specific word in a
> column then cut the word and paste it to another column.  Of course
> this would be simple if it was the only word in the column, but there
> is other text that I would like to remain in the orginal column..
>
> Thanks again,
>
> Mary

--

Dave Peterson
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