Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Quick Ways to Handle Case, or Capitalization
Cases for Headings and Titles
The first letter in the first word
is capitalized; all other words
are lowercase unless they are
Man bites dog in
All letters are lowercase
unless they are proper names.
man bites dog in
All letters are uppercase no
MAN BITES DOG IN
Capitalize each word
The first letter in each word is
Man Bites Dog In
To change case in Word and PowerPoint, all you have to do is select the text,
go to the Home tab, click the Change Case button, and choose an option on
the drop-down list:
✦ Sentence case: Renders the letters in sentence case.
✦ lowercase: Makes all the letters lowercase.
✦ UPPERCASE : Renders all the letters as capital letters.
✦ Capitalize Each Word: Capitalizes the first letter in each word. If you
choose this option for a title or heading, go into the title and lowercase