I have a sheet where I need to update it on monthly bases with Alphabet "J" "R" and "B". I am looking the formula that how will count that how many time R enter after J. I have attached the snap shot. WIll you please have alook and guide me which formula I will use.
Suppose the r's and j's are in cells A1:P1:
Enter this formula:
Confirm this formula using control+shift+enter so it looks like this in the formula bar:
Note that the curly brackets are added by Excel by hitting control+shift+enter.
The rj combination is simple:
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