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Importing comma delimted text file in a single column

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by csatennis, Apr 6, 2007.

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  1. csatennis

    csatennis Thread Starter

    Mar 3, 2007
    I have a group of email addresses that are lsted separated by columns. Here is an example:

    [email protected], [email protected], [email protected],

    When I import them into excel, they come out as one long string of rows.

    Any ideas of how to fix that?

    I want one long column.

  2. OBP


    Mar 8, 2005
    Bob, are you telling Excel's Import Wizard that the File is Comma seperated?
    When you say one column, can you show how you want your 3 examples to appear please?
  3. Rollin_Again


    Sep 4, 2003
    Are you importing from a text file? Make sure to tell Excel to delimit the import using the comma character. In Excel you can also select the column containing the long strings and choose DATA --> TEXT TO COLUMNS and then delimit by commas.

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