Looking for a quick way to count the number of characters in a block of text? Simply select the text in question and watch the HTML-Kit Status Bar for the size of the selected text (inside [. . .] brackets) as you change the selection.
Large blocks of text can be selected by moving the mouse while holding the left mouse button down. When selecting smaller blocks of text or when trying to select a specific number of characters or lines towards the end, it might be easier to hold the "Shift
" key down and change the selection using the "Arrow Keys