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Quickest way to count table rows? [closed]

asked 2019-05-22 16:01:14 +0200

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updated 2019-06-01 03:47:32 +0200

Hi, can anyone think of a quick way to count table rows in LO, other than by simply using one's eyes to count? Is there some way to highlight a selection of rows, then have LO give details on how many were selected?

Using one's eyes is fine, but seems unnecessarily tedious, particularly when considering the functionality of LO.

Cheers.

EDIT: ebot's answer below pertains to LO Calc. In Writer, the same method is used to count table rows: the Status Bar (see ebot's comment at bottom of page).

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answered 2019-05-22 16:18:10 +0200

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Turn on your status bar. Menu View>Status Bar.

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@ebot It appears the question relates to a table in Writer and not Calc.

Ratslinger gravatar imageRatslinger ( 2019-05-22 17:51:24 +0200 )edit

@Ratslinger Oh, yes. From the fictitious table I have closed on Calc.But it also happens again and again that users use the wrong tools.

ebot gravatar imageebot ( 2019-05-22 18:37:38 +0200 )edit

In Writer, for marked rows in the status bar, e.g. Table1: A1: D11 displayed. That should be enough for an overview.

ebot gravatar imageebot ( 2019-05-22 18:42:05 +0200 )edit

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