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Character count instead of word count in libreoffice status bar

Is it possible, and if so how, to change the word count in the status bar of libreoffice to display a character count instead?
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running word count in OpenOffice writer

In OpenOffice Writer 3.4.1 is there a way to show the word count as you type without clicking anything? I'm new with OpenOffice and am use to word.
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How to have emacs count an increment of words?

Implementing the Martini method, I'd like to count the number of words added to a file since last checkpoint (say, each day). I guess I could count the words of an older backed-up version, count the ...
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Show percent completion in Word, with a target word count

I know Word shows you the Word count, but is it possible to set a target word count, and then make it display the percentage of completion? So for instance, if you'd set the target at 1800 words, and ...
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Is there a software that performs a textual analysis on blogs?

My company is looking to create a PivotViewer visualization of a client's Wordpress 2 blog posts for the last 11 years. To do so, however, we need to edit the somewhat haphazard, incomplete, and ...
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Website wordcount using WGET

I would like to know if it's possible to use wget to wordcount an entire website. Has anyone already tried that? This is what I have found so far: wget -q -O- http://www.website.com | grep -c .
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How to capture the result of a regex-powered command in Vim normal mode?

I want to find the number of times 'x' is present in my file, so I submit %s/x//gn and get the correct answer. How can I capture the resultant count into a variable using vimscript on the ...
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Fast regular expression that checks the number of times a character appears on a line in Vim?

Suppose I have a pipe-delimited text file. I suspect that one of the columns might have an embedded pipe character ('|'). I know there are 8 columns in the file, and each row should have 8-1 = 7 pipe ...
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How to find the line with the maximum number of columns/characters in Vim/gVim?

I'm currently using gVim on Windows XP, and I have 2 follow-ups to my core question: What is the best method of finding the line with the most characters? My current method: I use the regex search ...
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Count the number of words in a PDF file

How can I get the word count of a PDF file?
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Counting the occurence of a word in a collection of files in Linux

I am trying to find the word count of a specific word in a collection of documents, in Linux. I have tried with grep and ack-grep in combination with wc but I can't seem to come up with a valid ...
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Word count for LaTeX within emacs

I want to count how many words my LaTeX document has in it. I can do this by going to the website for the texcount package and using the web interface there. but that's not ideal. I'd rather have ...
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Word count excluding specific Styles?

I was wondering if there's a way to get a word count that excludes text with a specific Style in a Microsoft Word 2007 document? I've seen this related question, but I've got blocks of source code ...