In this article, we will learn how to create new IP address.
If you want a formula that will generate IP Address, you can use combination of LEFT & MID functions.
LEFT: Returns the specified number of characters from the start of a text string.
text: It is the text string that contains characters that you want to extract
num_chars: It specifies the number of characters from left you want to extract.
MID: Returns the characters from the middle of a text string, given a starting position and length.
text: The text string containing the characters you want to extract.
start_num: The number in the string from which you want to extract data.
num_chars: Itspecifies the number of characters you want from MID to retrieve or extract.
Let us take an example:
- In cell A2, a fictitious IP number has been entered.
- In cell B2, we want a formula that will return a new IP address based on the corresponding cell in column A.
- In cell B2, the formula would be
Using the tips mentioned in the article, we can create new IP address.