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10-27-2013, 04:04 PM
Hi there,

I am considering which one to buy. I really want a program that allows me to count how many times a particular word is used in a script and also report a list of most frequently used words.

Do either of these programs do this??



10-29-2013, 09:26 PM
I've never seen that feature in either program, then again I've never looked for it.

You reminded me of the MS Word utilities for writers (http://absolutewrite.com/forums/showthread.php?t=11653) written by Roger Carlson, one of which is a word frequency counter. In theory you could copy/paste text from your screenwriting program and into a Word doc, and do the biz there.


12-21-2013, 10:24 PM
I don't think my current version of Final Draft does this, but my version is also probably a good five or six years old.

I'm sure there have been updates.