Bug 117874 - Word count not updating
Summary: Word count not updating
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 116208
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LibreOffice (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2018-05-29 10:34 UTC by Kjell
Modified: 2018-05-29 10:40 UTC (History)
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Description Kjell 2018-05-29 10:34:55 UTC
The word count at the bottom of the window does not update to reflect the number of words/characters. (If you click on it, it does appear.)

It has been like this in several releases now, and it's not fixed in the latest version installed today (

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Writer
2. Write something
3. Observer word count

Actual Results:  
Word count stays as 0

Expected Results:
It should be updated automatically

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:

User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/66.0.3359.181 Safari/537.36
Comment 1 Mike Kaganski 2018-05-29 10:40:20 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 116208 ***