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How to add comma between every single number in a cell of Excel?

Author: Sun Last Modified: 2020-09-14

If there is a string of numbers in a cell without any separators, how can you add comma or other characters between every single number for splitting them as below screenshot shown? In this article, I introduce a handy tool – Kutools for Excel, its Add Text function can quickly handle it in Excel.

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Add comma or other separator between every single number

With Kutools for Excel installed, you can apply its Add Text function to add the same character(s) at the front/end of each cell, or to a specific position of each cell.

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After installing Kutools for Excel, please do as below:(Free Download Kutools for Excel Now!)

1. Select the cells you use, and click Kutools > Text > Add Text. See screenshot:
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2. In the Add Text dialog, type the separator you use into the Text box, and check Only add to option, choose 1st character is number from the below drop-down list.
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3. Click Ok. Now the commas are added in the front at every single number.
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If you want to remove the first comma in each cell, select cells and click Kutools > Text > Remove by Position.
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Then type 1 into the Numbers textbox, and check From left.
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Click Ok, now the result is as shown:
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