How do I add word count to my paper?

How do I add word count to my paper?

Insert the word count in your documentClick in your document where you want the word count to appear.Click Insert > Quick Parts > Field.In the Field nameslist, click NumWords, and then click OK.To update the word count, right-click the number, and then choose Update Field.

Why is Paste Ctrl V?

Just like the “C” in CTRL-C suggests Copy, the “V” in CTRL-V represents moVe. In the early word processors such as WordStar, there was not graphical user interface (no mouse) to easily highlight and select text on the screen. This predated the usage of the term “pasting” as it applies to text editing.

What are the basic shortcut keys?

List of basic computer shortcut keys:Alt + F–File menu options in the current program.Alt + E–Edits options in the current program.F1–Universal help (for any sort of program).Ctrl + A–Selects all text.Ctrl + X–Cuts the selected item.Ctrl + Del–Cut selected item.Ctrl + C–Copy the selected item.