A text counting tool that helps translators to create invoices too.
This tool is a word counting and a line count tool for translators and transcriptionists. It helps them create invoices for their services based on the line and word count of their work as carried out. PractiCount and Invoice will let you count text in multiple files of various formats. This tool would be useful for freelance translators, translation and localization agencies, medical transcriptionists, medical transcription agencies, legal transcriptionists and legal transcription agencies, writers, project managers and other professionals who base their quotations and invoices on document text count (word count, line count, gross line count, character count, page count or other text count types, as well as hours/minutes). This tool keeps track of all such text statistics making your job so much easier.
This tool will be able to count text in formats such as Microsoft Word (doc, docx, rtf), Microsoft Excel (xls, xlsx, csv, Microsoft PowerPoint (ppt, pptx, pps). It can handle Corel Word Perfect (wpd), Adobe Acrobat (pdf), Adobe Framemaker (mif) too quite easily. It does handle HTML (htm, html, shtml), XML, SGML, ASP, PHP, Help files (cnt, hhc, hpj, hhk, hhp), OpenOffice (odp, ods, odp), words characters with spaces and without spaces. Lines (per set number of characters with/without spaces), Gross lines (nominal lines), Pages (per set number of characters with/without spaces, words, lines), etc. PractiCount supports word count (line count, character count) in single files, folders and folders with subfolders. The program can calculate text also in text boxes, headers, footers, footnotes, endnotes, annotations (comments), embedded (inserted), linked objects and files in MS Office documents (Microsoft Word Documents, Microsoft Word Pictures, Microsoft PowerPoint Presentations, Microsoft PowerPoint Slides, Microsoft Excel Worksheets and workbooks that are inserted in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents).