In this article, you will learn how to extract the nth word from text string. We will use VBA code to create UDF to find the nth word in a string.
We need to follow the below steps:
Enter the following code in the Module
Function ExtractNthWord(x As String, y As Integer)
Dim word() As String
Dim wordCount As Long
word = VBA.Split(x, ” “)
wordCount = UBound(word)
If wordCount< 1 Or (y – 1) >wordCount Or y < 0 Then
ExtractNthWord = “”
ExtractNthWord = word(y – 1)
Following is the snapshot of the data:
Now, we only need to change the number in cell D1 & the results will automatically be changed accordingly.
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