Question: How do I convert an all uppercase or all lowercase string into mixed case (first letter of each word uppercase, all other letters lower case)?
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Answer: In a previous FAQ we looked at how to convert a string into all uppercase or all lowercase, but how do you convert a string into mixed (or proper) case? Such a case is where the first letter of every word is capitalized and every other letter in the world is in lowercase. VBScript provides the
LCase functions to convert a string completely into upper or lower case, but, unfortunately, VBScript does
not provide a function to convert a string into proper case. Fortunately, the guys over at ASP101.com have provided a custom function
PCase that converts a string into proper case. You can read all about it (and view the source code) at:
http://www.asp101.com/samples/pcase.asp. Happy Programming!
FAQ posted by Scott Mitchell at
10/16/2000 4:35:39 PM to the
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