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I'd like to know the short cut keys to change the words I type from small
letters/lowercase to capital letters/uppercase.

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Default how do i change the words from lower case to uppercase/capitals

Use the below formulas

A1 = "text"

'convert to upper case
B1 = UPPER(A1)

'convert to lower case
B1 = LOWER(A1)

'convert to proper case
B1 = PROPER(A1)


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I'd like to know the short cut keys to change the words I type from small
letters/lowercase to capital letters/uppercase.

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Default how do i change the words from lower case to uppercase/capital

Another way is to use VBA. Right click the sheet tabView Code and paste the
below code...Get back to workbook and try in that sheet..What ever you type
in will turn to upper case...

Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
Target = UCase(Target)
End Sub

PS: If you dont find this working set the Security level to low/medium in
(Tools|Macro|Security). and retry after restarting the application.

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Use the below formulas

A1 = "text"

'convert to upper case
B1 = UPPER(A1)

'convert to lower case
B1 = LOWER(A1)

'convert to proper case
B1 = PROPER(A1)


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Jacob Skaria


"dm" wrote:

I'd like to know the short cut keys to change the words I type from small
letters/lowercase to capital letters/uppercase.

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Default how do i change the words from lower case to uppercase/capitals

Hi,

To do it as you type and to prevent any formula you type being converted to
values try this

Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
If Target.Cells.Count 1 Then Exit Sub
Target.Formula = UCase(Target.Formula)
End Sub

Mike

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I'd like to know the short cut keys to change the words I type from small
letters/lowercase to capital letters/uppercase.



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