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by scrivnobias
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Using Scrivener
Topic: 'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: 'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?

Alrighty, well, then as cool as the 'Reading time' feature seems on the surface, it's currently of limited use since it can't be customized. But, hopefully with the base feature in place, something can be added to customize the words per minute. (After all, even silent reading speeds vary quite a bi...
by scrivnobias
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Using Scrivener
Topic: 'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: 'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?

Yeah, I just noticed that the manual says that. I'm hoping that's not where the story ends! Reading speeds--and speaking speeds (i.e., reading aloud times)--are pretty highly variable things, so it'd be really nice to be able to customize this! I suppose I could write up a script that'd copy a docum...
by scrivnobias
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Using Scrivener
Topic: 'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?
Replies: 4
Views: 147

'Reading time' feature in Scrivener 3 -- can I customize the reading speed (e.g., average words per minute)?

Hello! I've just noticed the new "Reading time" feature under the Project | Statistics menu (or by clicking the word count on the bottom status bar). My question: is there a way to customize the assumed reading speed here, e.g., by specifying a 'words per minute' speed? This 'Reading time'...