Can we do a Word count or Character count in QuarkXPress 2016?

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Can we do a Word count or Character count in QuarkXPress 2016?

Applies to- Window and MAC

Background:  In earlier versions the option was available for the entire layout but not for a story in the layout.


To display the count of words in a layout or a story,select  Utilities  > Word and Character count > Layout/Story


The Word Count area displays the number of total and unique words in the layout/story
The Character Count area displays the total number of characters and specific language characters.
Private use Characters are unique characters specified within a range of Unicode Character set by individuals, organizations, and software vendors outside the ISO and Unicode Consortium.
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  • Topic #: 30026-4028
  • Date Created: 05/20/2016
  • Last Modified Since: 08/22/2016
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