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In Excel 2007, I want to filter rows by one of my columns text length, eg. hide the rows with text lengths less or greater than 12 characters. what should I do?

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you can use an autofilter. select 'custom', choose 'equals', and enter 12 question marks for the criteria.

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In another column, create a formula that shows the length of the target column... fill it down, and then filter based on that column.

=LEN(A1)
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