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Counts the words and characters in your current document and displays them in the status bar. Plus a handful of great features, like:
- Activates automatically on text files (define on which file extensions you want to activate it, or turn it “Always on”)
- Counts the words and characters in your selection when you have made one (or multiple!)
- Writing goal tracker (with custom colors support)
- Works with unsaved files
- Option to exclude markdown codeblocks from count
- Option to exclude markdown and <>> critic markup comments from count
- Option to exclude markdown > blockquotes from count
- Option to show the total price per word for the document. Currency symbol can be changed in Settings.
- Option to display the time to read estimation based on word count
This plugin prints a word count in the bottom right-hand corner of your TinyMCE HTML editor (see screenshot) which updates as you type.
In Moodle 2.7 and later TinyMCE is no longer the default editor, so to make use of this plugin’s functionality you would need to either:
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To include text in footnotes, endnotes and text boxes in the word count:
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- Send an email to [email protected]
- Attach any document(s) for which you need a word count to the email. We currently accept:
- – Word Files (DOC, DOCX)
- – PDF Files (Scanned and Live)
- – Excel Files (XLS, XLSX)
- – PowerPoint Files (PPT, PPTX)
- – Images (TIFF, JPG, BMP, PNG)
- – Rich Text (RTF)
- – Text Documents (TXT)
- – ZIP Files (ZIP)
- Write the name of the SOURCE LANGUAGE of the file(s) that are attached in English in the subject line of your email.
- You will receive an email shortly that lists the file names, the word count for each file, and converted DOCX files if you sent PDF files.
Click “Word Count” in the Proofing section. The Word Count window opens and displays the numbers of characters in the document with and without spaces.
Click the “Review” tab.
If you wish to exclude your EndNote citations from your word count, you can do this by creating a new style that hides all citations.
You can do this yourself in EndNote by selecting ‘Edit’ and ‘Output styles’, then ‘Create a new style’. In the new window select ‘File’ then ‘Save as’ and give the blank style a name. Then save it in your EndNote styles folder in your H drive, (if you do not have a Styles folder in your EndNote folder on your H drive, we recommend you create one in order to keep all of your EndNote materials together).
If you need to know how many words are in a specific part of your document, you can also get the amount of words in only certain parts of the document by highlighting the text , then performing these steps.
Whether you’re writing a homework assignment or a report for the boss, you may need to know how many words, characters, paragraphs, or lines are in your Microsoft Word 2016 or 2013 document. You can either count them manually or let Word do the work for you. The software will tell you how many words are in your document by selecting a few menus.
Use Online Word Count to check the word count of your essays, headlines, or other text where there is a restriction on the number of words you can have. The handy character count feature helps ensure your headlines conforms to Twitter’s 140 character limit for tweets, or a page’s meta description, which cuts off at 160 characters in most search engines for example.
Description: How many times have you had to launch an entire word processor just to find out the number of words a certain headline or paragraph contains? This is a simple online tool to easily determine how many words – and characters – a given chunk of text contains. Simply paste the desired text into the text box below to find out. As you type, the script also updates the word and character count in real time. And when you’re ready to copy the edited down text, just click on the “copy to clipboard button” below. Cool!
On the Review tab, in the Proofing group, click the Word Count button:
The Word Count dialog box includes the Include Footnotes And Endnotes checkbox so you can choose whether to include those elements in your word count.