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I am trying to do a simple text to columns with fixed width and have viewed the answers on here but cannot find a reply that solves my question.
In the example above I need to ignore the first 9 characters and select anything from the 10th character, there is not a fixed number of characters after the 10th it could be 5 it could be 50. In excel I would do text to columns fixed width starting 10th character. How do I do this in Alteryx? I have tried using RegEX however I do not know what to put in the Regular expression.
I originally answered the post while on my walk. The substring function is zero-based and will pick up from the 11th character going forward if no length is specified. This should be FASTER than a RegEx expression such as:
It is also easier to explain.
That just might work for you.
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