To get a word count for your current composition, simply select all of the text in your document (you can do so using the keyboard shortcut Cmd + A ).

 A small black box will appear in the bottom-right corner of the screen with a word count, as well as the duration of the associated audio.

To get a word count (or time duration) for a particular portion of your document, just highlight the text using your mouse or keyboard.

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