Changing the Case of Text

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You can change the case of text, format text with small capitals, or capitalize the first letter of each word in a selection.

Note.png When you apply formatting to your text by Format - Character, the text stays the same, it is only displayed in another way. On the other hand, when you choose Format - Text or Format - Text - Change Case, the text is permanently changed.

To Capitalize Text

  1. Select the text that you want to capitalize.
  2. Do one of the following:
    Choose Format - Text - Uppercase.
    Choose Format - Character, click the Font Effects tab, then select the type of capitalization in the Effects box. "Capitals" capitalizes all letters. "Title" capitalizes the first letter of each word. "Small capitals" capitalizes all letters, but in a reduced ‍font size.

To Change Text to Lowercase

  1. Select the text that you want to change to lowercase.
  2. Do one of the following:
    Choose Format - Text - Lowercase.
    Choose Format - Character, click the Font Effects tab, then select "Lowercase" in the Effects box.

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