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PARAGRAPH, WORD CHECK AND CHARACTER COUNTS IN MICROSOFT WORD 2010

Microsoft Word 2010

The following article will teach you how to:

  • Determine the Word Count of a document.
  • Where to find other document statistics such as: Character, Line and Page Count.
  • How to determine the statistics of a selected text.

You have probably been asked to write a document with a word limit or fulfil a web based form that has a character limit. That’s where you need Word Count, which is a tool that counts the number of word on your document at any given time. Besides that it also counts pages, characters, paragraphs and lines as shown on the picture below. It even lets us chose whether we want to include textboxes, footnotes and endnotes in the count.