How to Set the Session Word Count to Anything You Want

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TromboneAl
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Joined: Sun Jan 19, 2014 2:17 pm
Platform: Mac

Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:55 pm Post

This is a trick I use almost every day. If I type something in a document that isn't in the manuscript, or if I exit Scriv to sync the timeline, I lose my session word count.

Here's how I deal with that.

I have a document just for setting the session word count. It looks like this:

Session.jpg
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I select the number of "words" that I want to set the session count to.
I type Ctl-X to cut them.
I reset the session target
I paste the "words" back into the document.

Done.
Scrivener Version 3.1.1
iMac 21.5 Version 10.14.1 (18B75)
Relatively new to Mac

 

 

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