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hi Im trying to renew the section cmd to make all sections in capitals.

i have tried stuff like


but no luck. can anyone help ? :)

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up vote 8 down vote accepted

A simple way to achieve the result is by using the sectsty package:



\section{Here's à la page}

I used also textcase for \MakeTextUppercase is usually more robust than \MakeUppercase (and \uppercase wouldn't work with accented letters).

This doesn't touch the entries in the table of contents; to get also that some more work should be done.

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