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Re: [Clip] Text statistics

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  • Josh - CK
    ... Could you simply write a clip to clean up the document before running the statistics, and restore it after? -- Josh Simmons - CK
    Message 1 of 4 , Jan 13, 2005
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      On Tue, 11 Jan 2005 17:22:41 -0000, cllip04 <cllip04@...> wrote:
      >
      >
      > Hi
      >
      > I'm new to the group, and fairly new to clip programming. One thing
      > that I have long wanted to change in NoteTab is the Text Statistics
      > feature because it counts all punctuation marks and numbers as words,
      > and this is not something I want it to do; even though I can remove
      > the punctuation marks and numbers from the list produced, this upsets
      > the calculation of the percentages. What I'd like to be able to do is
      > either customize the Text Statistics function, or write a clip that
      > will look at the text in a file (even better if it could look at a
      > number of files at once) and then produce statistics on the word count
      > based on alphabetical character strings only. Even better, the script
      > could be easily customised to allow a calculation of the number of
      > alphabetical character strings only, or on alphabetical character
      > strings plus numerical character strings only, etc.
      >
      > My question is: has anyone done this already? I searched the archives
      > and found no mention of text statistics, but I am still hoping that
      > there might be someone out there (always live in hope!) who has
      > already produced a clip or who knows a way of customizing NoteTab that
      > would do the things that I want to do.
      >
      > Regards to one and all
      >
      > Paul
      >
      >


      Could you simply write a clip to clean up the document before running
      the statistics, and restore it after?

      --
      Josh Simmons - CK
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