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Can I find the length of a post post-rendering? [duplicate]

I can find the length of the post's HTML-converted source (len(Posts.body)) in data.SE. Is there a way — short of copy/pasting from actual SE page — to find out the textual length of the ...
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Short comments delimited with spaces appear to be above the character minimum [duplicate]

Notice that the gray text says that the comment is long enough, but the dialog prevents you from submitting.
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Username was trimmed after 24 characters without space in all posts but fully visible in Profile Page [duplicate]

I saw one user's name(Sudharsanam Muthukrishnan) is not fully visible as the last two characters ('an') were trimmed in a question and the first 24 characters without space is only visible but when I ...
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If a title is too long can the message say how many characters need to be removed? [duplicate]

After typing a title that is longer than 150 characters and the focus goes elsewhere, a bubble pops up saying "Title cannot be longer than 150 characters". Can the message say how long the title is ...
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Maximum text limit for TAG lose the meaning

I've been reading these questions, How many words can a tag contain? Maximum length of tags however I am adding one more question to talk on this limit. I know 25 is the maximum limit for any tag ...
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Able to break the minimum title length restriction? [duplicate]

I was trying to format code in this revision, but it wouldn't submit because "The title is too short, minimum 15 characters." I had not changed the title, so the original version must have suffered ...
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Should the minimum comment length check include “@username”?

I understand that the minimum comment length is there to stop comments like: Ok. Thanks. Yes. However, "@ notifying" a user allows for comments like: @longusername: Ok. @longusername: Thanks. @...
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How long is my too-long question?

In Area 51, you can't submit example questions longer than 150 characters; ok, that's fine (although I think the limit should be larger). But a character counter would be very helpful there...
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Don't allow submitting questions/edits if a tag's length exceeds the limit

When adding more than 5 tags, we can't post or submit edits. However, when exceeding the length limit of 25 characters for a tag, no such restriction is in place. This leads to some broken tags like ...
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Is there a limit on the length of a question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please notify me of the 30,000 character limit Is there a limit on the length of a question/post on the SO sites? I was posting to this question and claim there is no limit. I ...
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Should HTML comments be stripped when validating answer length?

This answer used an HTML comment to subvert the "Your answer is too short" error. Should HTML comments not be counted as part of the length of an answer? (Similar to how spaces aren't counted.)
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More chars on comments

Could we get more chars for the comments here in meta? On lengthy discussions the comments 600 char limit is in some occasions too constricting. Given that meta is an afterthought for discussions, ...
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Increase the maximum length for questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Serverfault cut off/truncated on long post? There's a question of some importance to me on SO in which I've cronicled the various failed attempts to solve a problem. The last ...
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Nitpick: Comment character length limit is less than 600 when you include a URL longer than 24 characters

Because the URL is shortened... count the characters below