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Text line counter

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World's simplest browser-based utility for counting text lines. Load your text in the input form on the left and you'll automatically get the number of lines on the right. Powerful, free, and fast. Load text – get the line count. Created by developers from team Browserling.
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Counter Options
Find the number of all lines in the text, including empty lines.
Find the number of lines that have at least one character in them.
Find the number of empty lines.
Trimmer Options
Remove extra spaces and tabs from both ends of each line.
This option helps to get rid of lines that consist only of spaces and tabs.
Text line counter tool What is a text line counter?
With this online tool, you can calculate the number of lines in the given text. You can switch between three counting modes: "Count All Lines", "Count Non-empty Lines", and "Count Empty Lines". The first one counts absolutely all lines, including the empty lines with no characters in them. The second one ignores the empty lines and counts lines that have visible characters in them. The third one finds the number of all blank lines. There are situations when the line seems empty but actually contains one or more invisible space and tab symbols. In this case, you can use the "Trim Lines" option, which will remove leading and trailing whitespaces and turn them into empty lines. Textabulous!
Text line counter examples Click to use
List of Brands
In this example, we paste a list of world-famous brands in the input and count the number of lines in it. We count absolutely all text rows, including empty ones and get a total amount of 12 rows.
Apple Google Coca-Cola Microsoft Samsung Amazon McDonald's Disney Intel H&M
12
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Find the number of all lines in the text, including empty lines.
World's Largest Lakes
In this example, we activate the "Count Non-empty Lines" mode and process a text file with the largest lakes in the world. In this mode, the tool ignores all empty lines and shows that there are only 7 lines with actual lake names.
Caspian Sea Lake Superior Lake Victoria Lake Huron Lake Michigan Lake Tanganyika Lake Baikal
7
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Find the number of lines that have at least one character in them.
Invisible Blank Lines
This example loads 17 text lines with drink names in the input and many of these lines are seemingly blank. If you load this example and select the text, you'll see that these lines are actually not completely empty. They contain invisible spaces and tabs characters. Not to mislead us when counting lines, we have activated the "Trim Lines" option, which removes all whitespaces from the lines and shows the true number of textual lines. It turns out that there are 13 drinks and 4 of the lines are blank (17 - 13 = 4).
Wine Coffee Juice Lemonade Hot chocolate Milkshake Tea Milk Beer Smoothie Coconut milk Cocoa Water
13
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Find the number of lines that have at least one character in them.
Remove extra spaces and tabs from both ends of each line.
Number of Empty Lines
In this example, we count the number of blank lines in a list of birds. We enable the "Trim Lines" mode to remove all whitespace characters from the beginning and end of each line. This makes sure that lines that have accidental spaces on them don't get counted.
hummingbird crow seagull sparrow woodpecker owl hawk eagle
9
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Find the number of empty lines.
Remove extra spaces and tabs from both ends of each line.
Pro tips Master online text tools
You can pass input to this tool via ?input query argument and it will automatically compute output. Here's how to type it in your browser's address bar. Click to try!
https://onlinetexttools.com/count-text-lines?input=Apple%0AGoogle%0ACoca-Cola%0AMicrosoft%0ASamsung%0AAmazon%0AMcDonald%27s%0A%0ADisney%0AIntel%0A%0AH%26M&count-all-lines=true
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Quickly count the number of characters in text.
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Quickly replace spaces with newlines in text.
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Quickly encode or decode text using ROT13 cipher algorithm.
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Quickly create text that matches the given regexp.
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Quickly encode text to base64.
Quickly decode base64-encoded text.
Quickly convert plain text to binary text.
Quickly convert binary text to plain text.
Quickly convert plain text to octal text.
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Quickly convert decimal values to text.
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Find Levenstein distance of two text fragments.
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Create a list of all words in text.
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Lemmatize all words in text.
Generate Glitch Text
Mess up characters in your text.
Generate Random Text
Generate text using random words.
Convert Text to Code Points
Convert text characters to their corresponding code points.
Convert Code Points to Text
Convert numeric character code points to text.
Convert CSV to Text Columns
Convert CSV data to plain text columns.
Convert Text Columns to CSV
Convert plain text columns to a CSV file.
Generate Text Trigrams
Create a list of all 3-grams.
Generate Text Skip-grams
Create a list of all n-skip-m-grams.
Stem Words in Text
Apply stemming to all words in text.
Convert Text to Title Case
Convert words in text to have title case.
Convert Text to Proper Case
Capitalize the first letter of every word in text.
Justify Text
Stretch spaces between words in text to make all lines equal length.
Chunkify Text
Divide text into chunks of certain size.
Format Text
Apply formatting and modification functions to text.
Find the Number of Letters in Text
Count the number of letters in text.
Find the Number of Words in Text
Count the number of words in text.
Find the Number of Paragraphs in Text
Count the number of paragraphs in text.
Sort Letters in Text
Sort all characters in text alphabetically.
Sort Words in Text
Sort all words in text alphabetically.
Sort Sentences in Text
Sort all sentences in text alphabetically.
Sort Paragraphs in Text
Sort all paragraphs in text alphabetically.
Statistical Text Analysis
Analyze text for most frequent letters, words, phrases, sentences and paragraphs.
Add Text Line Numbers
Add a number before every line in text.
Wrap Text
Wrap words in text to a specified length.
Shuffle Letters in Text
Randomize the order of letters in text.
Shuffle Words in Text
Randomize the order of all words in text.
Shuffle Sentences in Text
Randomize the order of all sentences in text.
Shuffle Paragraphs in Text
Randomize the order of all paragraphs in text.
Find All Email Addresses in Text
Extract all emails from text.
Find All Web Addresses in Text
Extract all URLs from text.
Find All Numbers in Text
Extract all numbers from text.
Encode Text to Punycode
Convert text to punycode.
Decode Punycode to Text
Convert punycode to text.
Convert Text to Base32
Encode text to base32 encoding.
Convert Base32 to Text
Decode base32-encoded text.
Convert Text to Base58
Encode text to base58 encoding.
Convert Base58 to Text
Decode base58-encoded text.
Convert Text to Base85
Encode text to Ascii85 encoding.
Convert Base85 to Text
Decode Ascii85-encoded text.
UTF8-encode Text
Encode text to UTF8 encoding.
UTF8-decode Text
Decode UTF8-encoded text.
UTF16-encode Text
Encode text to UTF16 encoding.
UTF16-decode Text
Decode UTF8-encoded text.
UTF32-encode Text
Encode text to UTF32 encoding.
UTF32-decode Text
Decode UTF32-encoded text.
IDN-encode Text
Encode text to IDN.
IDN-decode Text
Decode IDN-encoded text.
Uuencode Text
Convert text to Unix-to-Unix encoding.
Uudecode Text
Decode Unix-to-Unix-encoded text.
Xxencode Text
Convert text to Xxencoding.
Xxdecode Text
Decode Xxencoded text.
Convert Text to Quoted Printable
Encode text to QP encoding.
Convert Quoted Printable to Text
Decode QP-encoded text.
Strip HTML Tags from Text
Remove all HTML tags from Text.
Strip XML Tags from Text
Remove all XML tags from Text.
Remove Diacritics from Text
Remove all accent marks from all characters in text.
Normalize Text Spacing
Remove duplicate spaces from text.
Compare Text
Find diff between two text fragments.
Create Text Typos
Generate various text typos.
Create a Mirror Copy of Text
Generate a mirror reflection of text.
Grep Text
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Head Text
Extract first lines from text.
Tail Text
Extract last lines from text
Rewrite Text
Rewrite text using transformation rules.
Generate Text Mnemonic
Return the first letter of each word in text.
Reverse Words in Text
Reverse every word in the given text.
Reverse Sentences in Text
Reverse every sentence in the given text.
Remove Zalgo from Text
Undo Zalgo effect from text.