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I use a spreadsheet where I want a list of items which contains multiple criteria. (I need all cells in a range which contains the letter 'a - g'

The formula I use now is

=query(Planning!G5:G37;  "select * where G contains 'a' or G contains 'b' or G contains 'c'   or ............  " )

What I want is the query get the criteria out of a list or an array, but I couldn't figure out how to do this.

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  • you can use regex if you do it like this:

    =QUERY(Planning!G5:G37, "where G matches '[a-g]'", 0)

    =QUERY(Planning!G5:G37, "where G matches 'a|b|c|d|e|f|g'", 0)

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  • to mimic contains do:

    =QUERY(G5:G37, "where G matches '[a-g]*|.*[a-g]'", 0)

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  • Thank you, that work good for me. – Richard May 30 at 5:50

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