This add-on reports the number of words, characters instantly without any extra mouse click. When you select the text of interest, the statistics about the number of words and characters of the text is described in the top right of the toolbar.
The more detail report of the selected text, including the number of words, characters, characters without spaces, sentences, paragraphs, Mean Word Length, Mean Sentence Length is easily accessed by one of the following ways:
- Clicking to the brief statistics in the toolbar for more detail.
- Right clicking to view the context menu, and choose Word Count Tool/ View word count statistics
- Using hot key combination: Ctrl + Alt + C
The web version of this tool is also available at http://charactercounttool.com