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In my dissertation, I have added a page for list of algorithms, using \listofalgorithms command. However, the title of the page is not in all caps ('List Of Algorithms'), while it's supposed to be in all caps, like the title of 'LIST OF FIGURES'.

Does anyone know how I can work around this? I tried to find a related option in algorithm2e package, but apparently there is no such an option.

Here is the document class, and the packages that I've used:

\documentclass[dissertation,CC-BY-SA]{uathesis}
\usepackage[ruled,boxed,noend]{algorithm2e}
\usepackage{graphicx}
\usepackage{natbib}         
\usepackage{caption}
\usepackage{subcaption}         
\usepackage[bookmarks,colorlinks=true,urlcolor=black,linkcolor=black,citecolor=black]{hyperref}
\usepackage{amsmath}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\usepackage{framed}
\usepackage[amsmath,framed]{ntheorem}
\usepackage{hhline}
\usepackage{multirow}
\usepackage{colortbl}
\usepackage{rotating}

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One possibility is to patch the \listofalgocfs command to use \MakeUppercase for the macro containing the name:

\documentclass{book}
\usepackage{algorithm2e}
\usepackage{xpatch}

\makeatletter
\xpatchcmd{\listofalgocfs}{\algocf@seclistalgo*{\listalgorithmcfname}}{\algocf@seclistalgo*{\MakeUppercase\listalgorithmcfname}}{}{}
\makeatother

\begin{document}

\listofalgorithms

\end{document}

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The patching can also be done with the etoolbox package:

\documentclass{book}
\usepackage{algorithm2e}
\usepackage{etoolbox}

\makeatletter
\patchcmd{\listofalgocfs}{\algocf@seclistalgo*{\listalgorithmcfname}}{\algocf@seclistalgo*{\MakeUppercase\listalgorithmcfname}}{}{}
\makeatother

\begin{document}

\listofalgorithms

\end{document}
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Thanks Gonzalo! You saved my day! –  green-i Dec 3 '12 at 18:36
    
@green-i You're welcome! –  Gonzalo Medina Dec 3 '12 at 18:38
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