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Character Counter for Chatter Posts

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Since the character limit of Chatter/feed comments is fixed & relatively low (for a number of scenarios), it would be helful to have a character counter like you see on most web text boxes. Ideally it would show number of character out of the max for that org/instance. Color coding the counter would be a nice touch as well (green when under limit, red when over).

Here's an example:
Chatter Character Counter Mock-up

There are 2 other ideas asking for this as an addition to increasing character limits but I feel this deserves it's own voting due to it's usefulness. Here are the other ideas:
  • https://success.salesforce.com/ideaView?id=08730000000DoPQAA0
  • https://success.salesforce.com/ideaView?id=0873A000000CYVkQAO

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