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Easy way to calculate word-count in Latex for Mac? [duplicate]

I am using TexShop and was wondering if there is an easy way to find the wordcount in a document ? The way I do it now is copy and paste the PDF document into Word to calculate the word count. Is ...
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Counting words in a Latex document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any way to do a correct word count of a LaTeX document? is there any way to count the words in Latex?I don't want to count it from my pdf but straight away from ...
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Dynamically count and return number of words in a section

I am writing a proposal for which it is required to give the number of words of the main section in the proposal itself. I found this answer on how I can get a word count on a LaTeX document: Is ...
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How to count all characters including spaces?

How can I count the number of characters in the compiled version of a Latex file? This should include spaces and all of the document (index, footnotes, bibliography etc)
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Template for American Journal of Psychiatry

At http://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/ajp_ifora.aspx#04 I find a detailed list of requirements associated with submitting an article to the American Journal of Psychiatry: All parts of the manuscript ...
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Options for converting LaTeX to plain text

What options exist for doing something like this? I'm particularly interested in LaTeX that describes mathematics.
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Resources For Calculating Average Sentence Length

I'm writing my masters thesis and my supervisor has picked up my sentence structure, in that they are too long. She commented that Microsoft Word has a feature to investigate 'large' sentences. How ...
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Page count in LaTeX vs Word

My term paper has fairly strict formatting guidelines - double-spaced & 12pt font. I am currently on page 7 (when previewed in LaTeX). However, when I copy and paste into MS Word, I've hit the ...
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Word count in LyX which does not include Figure captions

Is they a way of obtaining a word count in LyX that does not include text inside captions (Figures, tables etc.)?
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How do you count number of word occurrences?

How do you count the number of word occurrences in your tex files? The reason I do this is to easier recognize words I use too much in a text. At the moment I use the following one-liner in the bash. ...
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Is there a simple way to obtain the statistic data of the document being typeset?

I want to put the statistic data of my book in a certain page right after the title page but before "This book is presented to my kittens..." page. The statistic data includes: The total number of ...
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Command for automatically inserting wordcount in document?

I am using LyX, and I was wondering if there is any ERT Command for automatically inserting wordcount in a document? I am on Windows.
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Word count without footnotes

Do you know how can I count the words without footnotes? I saw that there was a general solution for counting words without specific environments but that seems very cumbersome. I was wondering if ...
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Word count excluding certain environments

I would like a way to get a word count while ignoring certain environments. The reason for this is that I have quite a bit of pseudocode enclosed within multiple verbatim blocks. Ideally, a solution ...

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