The number of lines in a page of Microsoft Word depends on the font size. For the font size 12, you can write down 50 lines per page. When you change the font to 11 or 10, the line number per page increment by 5, making it 55 lines for font size 11 and 60 lines for 10.
Microsoft Word counts the number of words in a document while you type. Word can also count the following:
- Characters, either including or excluding the spaces
The Word Count dialog box displays the number of pages, paragraphs, and lines in your document, and also the number of characters, either including or excluding spaces.
You can find the Word Count dialog box on the Review tab, in the Proofing group.
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