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DigitMac
8 - Asteroid

Hi,

 

Please refer to the below table. I want to create a lookup 

 

6.100 Orange
6.110 Mango
6.120 Mango and Oranges
6.130 Kiwi
6.140 Doughnut with cream
6.150 Salad
6.160 Blueberry
6.170 Raspberry
6.180 Muskmelon
6.200 Salad with Cream / Salad with Meat
    Watermelon
Banana
6.230 Grapes with Strawberry and Pineapple

 

I only need to extract the text here so the final lookup needs to be as shown below

 

Orange
Mango
Mango and Oranges
Kiwi
Doughnut with cream
Salad
Blueberry
Raspberry
Muskmelon
Salad with Cream / Salad with Meat
Watermelon
Banana
Grapes with Strawberry and Pineapple

 

Please help with your thoughts.

 

Thanks

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Jonathan-Sherman
15 - Aurora
15 - Aurora

Hi @DigitMac,

 

What output are you wanting from it?

 

Regards,

Jonathan

DigitMac
8 - Asteroid

@Jonathan-Sherman 

 

Edited the question with required output

 

Thanks

vizAlter
12 - Quasar

Hi @DigitMac — Now, please try this expression in a Formula tool:

 

 

Trim(REGEX_Replace([Field1], "^[\d+.,-]+\s", ""))

 

 

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TerryT
Alteryx Community Team
Alteryx Community Team

You could replace anything that is not a letter at the start of the string with an empty string:

 

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