Re: MS Word Tool and Management SIG

Subject: Re: MS Word Tool and Management SIG
From: "Dana Worley" <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 13:02:42 -0600

How large is your document? If it were me, I might use Search &
Replace to replace all spaces with a paragraph mark, then
alphabetically sort the list that you get. Then, you could scan the

Before you do the Search/Replace & Sort, you might also want to
replace all articles (a, an, the...) with "nothing" so that these would
be removed. Otherwise, it would REALLY be a big list (it's going to
be big anyway...)

Dana W.

Should I include a "please be kind" trailer here so I don't get 50
"boy, this is a stupid idea" emails? :)

From: Jivah -at- aol -dot- com

> 1. Does anyone know of a tool that will generate a list of all the
> words that appear in an MS Word document? I know MS Word provides a
> count of the words, but how do you see what those words are? I am
> wanting to use this list to ensure that no one of the words in the
> document will create problems for translation?

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