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Counts words.

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MBS( "Text.CountWords"; Text )


Parameter Description Example value
Text The text to count words. "Hello World Hello"


Returns list or error.


Counts words.
We split the text into words and than count for each how often it happens.
The result contains count, tab and the word and is not sorted.


Count words:

MBS( "Text.CountWords"; "Hello World Hello" )

Example result:
  1 World
2 Hello

Works with umlauts:

MBS( "Text.CountWords"; "ä ö ü ä ö ö ö ö ß ß" )

Example result:
  2 ß
2 ä
5 ö
1 ü

See also

Text.ConvertUnicodeToCharacterDecomposition   -   Text.DecodeBytesFromBase64

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