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Direc­tory tex-archive/support/texcount

TeXcount is a Perl script that counts the number of words in the 
text of LaTeX files. It has rules for handling most of the common 
macros and provides colour coded output indicating which parts have 
been counted. Go to
for more information or to access the script online as a web service.

The package, i.e. the script and all accompanying files, is
distributed under the LaTeX Project Public License.


Name Size Date Notes
Quick­Ref­er­ence.pdf 115139 2013-07-29 10:46
Quick­Ref­er­ence.tex 2051 2011-12-09 16:35
README 439 2011-07-29 09:38
TeX­count.pdf 247259 2013-07-29 10:46
TeX­count.tex 74217 2012-05-29 18:05
TechDoc.pdf 235583 2013-07-29 10:46
TechDoc.tex 61461 2012-05-29 19:10
macros.tex 2205 2013-07-29 10:46
sub_ad­drules.tex 2796 2012-07-24 12:38
sub_op­tions.tex 10256 2013-06-02 23:38
sub_tc_other.tex 1473 2013-05-27 21:49
tex­count.pl 129117 2013-07-29 10:48

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TeX­count – Count words in a LaTeX doc­u­ment

TeXcount is a Perl script that counts words in the text of LaTeX files. It has rules for han­dling most of the com­mon macros, and can pro­vide colour-coded out­put show­ing which parts of the text have been counted.

The pack­age script is avail­able as a Web ser­vice via its home page.

Pack­age De­tailsTeX­count
Home pagehttp://app.uio.no/ifi/tex­count/
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerEi­nar An­dreas Rød­land
Con­tained inTeX Live as tex­count
MiKTeX as tex­count
Topics count the ‘words’ in a doc­u­ment
See also wordcount
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