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Remove extra spaces with TRIM

Remove extra spaces with TRIM: Excel for Mac 2016: Advanced Formulas and Functions
Remove extra spaces with TRIM: Excel for Mac 2016: Advanced Formulas and Functions

Use the TRIM function to return a cell's content without unwanted leading and trailing spaces. Leading spaces cause incorrect sorting results; other extra spaces prevent correct results when using lookup and matching functions. Trim also converts multiple consecutive inner spaces to a single space.

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