Excel/Time Formula


Hi, I set up a sheet to calculate hours that my guys work. I want to know how i can enter the following time in one cell:
"beginning time 7:12am end time 5:48pm." i want it should give me the total time worked in decimal format, only using one cell. I greatly appreciate the help.

If you want to enter that exact text (inside the quotes) then you're going to need to use string manipulation functions to break it apart and figure out what the beginning time and end times are. It's certainly possible. This tutorial should get you started:

Breaking up Text Strings in Excel

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