Issue 97116 - Inaccurate Word Count Results
Summary: Inaccurate Word Count Results
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of issue 89042
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: editing (show other issues)
Version: OOo 3.0
Hardware: Mac Mac OS X, all
: P4 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: writerneedsconfirm
QA Contact: issues@sw
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-12-10 19:38 UTC by spacetoast
Modified: 2009-01-07 22:46 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT
Latest Confirmation in: ---
Developer Difficulty: ---


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Description spacetoast 2008-12-10 19:38:45 UTC
Word Count counts a leading "smart quote" as a word.  Notice the results by pasting the following lines 
into Writer:

"I should go to an exorcist." 6 words
"I should go to an exorcist.†6 words
“I should go to an exorcist.†7 words
Comment 1 dridgway 2008-12-30 04:48:09 UTC
Looks like this is known.

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 89042 ***
Comment 2 eric.savary 2009-01-07 22:46:40 UTC