I am trying to filter (DATA > Advanced under “Sort & Filter) a range of fields based on a wildcard + text based on the info I’m finding here: https://www.contextures.com/xladvfilter01.html
But when I use the * wildcard, it is returning filtered results such as *string*, instead of *string. For instance, I am using *-1 to try and get any field in this column ending in “-1”, but I am receiving results such as 15-110 (with -1 in the middle).
I don’t want the output highlighted in red to be included in the filtered results. Just the remaining 3 items.
Try the following as your criteria:
This would work because we can mix up a wildcard with these logical operators as described as below to check for an exact match: