{capitalization} is about letters being UPPER CASE (also called majuscules or capitals) or lower case (miniscules), changing one into the other, or determining which one letters are. A special case of capitals are small caps, which have their own tag {small-caps}.

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Datetime capitalize month

I'm using the datetime package. How could I have a date format with the month name in capital letters? \usepackage{datetime} % some code here \newdateformat{mifecha}{Bilbao, a \THEDAY~de ...
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Typeset cftchapfont as uppercase

I'm trying to put the whole cftchapfont as uppercase. \renewcommand\cftchapfont{\MakeUppercase} does not work at all (it actually messes up everything), nor does: ...
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apacite: capitalized significant words of journal title [duplicate]

In APA style all significant words of the journal name are to be captalized, for example: Journal of Personality and Individual Differences. apacite package seems to not do it automatically, so I have ...
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titlesec and bibliography

I use titlesec to capitalize and display the chapter title at the center. Everything is fine until I get to the bibliography, the word 'bibliography' is not capitalized. Here is an example ...
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Titlesec and xcolor not playing nicely?

I am trying to use the titlesec and xcolor packages together (well, actually, the tufte-book class is, but that's another story.) Here is a minimal LaTeX file that illustrates my problem: ...
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Automatically capitalise the first word in each sentence

I'm writing a report together with another person, and he often neglects to use a capital letter at the start of each sentence. Is it possible to get LaTeX to correct this automatically instead of ...
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Automating Title Capitalization in Sections, Subsections, etc

I'm trying to automate the capitalization of titles in sections, subsections, etc. Basically, I'd like to format every title with \capitalize from the stringstrings package. One approach I've tried is ...
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Renewing section with bfseries and makeuppercase on LyX

I want to define a new section style with the following \renewcommand\section{% \@startsection{section}{1} {\z@}% {-3.5ex \@plus -1ex \@minus -.2ex}% ...
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BibTeX .bst file: make author's last name uppercase, leave first name intact?

How do you set up your BibTeX style file (.bst) so that it makes author's surnames (last names) uppercase? Example of what I want: SILVERMAN, David. Interpreting qualitative data: methods for ...
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Capitalization and periods in LaTeX section headings

I’m fairly new to LaTeX but love it. I am putting together the backbone of my dissertation in Report class. I am bound to APA style for headings. Using the Titlesec package I’ve got the headings very ...
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capitalize every word in an acronym (\acl command in the acro-package)

I would like to have a command which capitalizes every word when I use an \acl command of the acro-package. \DeclareAcronym{t}{short={t},long={this is a test}} \capitalizingcommand{\acl{t}} My ...
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Subscripts and capital letters surpressed in bibliography

My article title contains subscripts and capital letters for the molecular formulas. This reference I downloaded from Google Scholar. However, the subscripts and the capital letters are not displayed ...
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name prefix lowercase in bibliography [duplicate]

Short version: How do I prevent biblatex from capitalizing the first word of every bibliography entry? Long version: I have an author called (nearly) "Paolo di Italia" and biblatex (called with ...
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How to make \tl_upper_case:n in section's argument bookmark compliant?

Thanks to recent revision of the coverage of UTF-8 input for pdfTeX and accents with the expl3 (see updated answer of http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/286703/18401), the following code works nicely: ...
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Capitalize ibid first letter when prenote is present

I use biblatex with verbose-trad2 style and when I make a reference with a prenote ended with a dot i'd like it to see displayed "Ibid" with first letter capitalized as it is the case when there is no ...
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Raggedright and uppercase title with \\ gives error [duplicate]

The following code gives this error: ! Use of \@icentercr doesn't match its definition. <argument> \def l.18 \maketitle ? The goal is to create a title like FOO BAR BAZ FOO FOO BARBAZ ...
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Natbib ‘numbers’ option breaks capitalization of “von” component of name

I'm currently working on my thesis and I am trying to cite a Dutch author. Some Dutch surnames have a "von" component (e.g., van, van der, de) which should be capitalized if and only if the first name ...
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How to further capitalize the First letter of a word already in block? [duplicate]

What I am wishing for is something like the capitalization of word in block in section headings. How may I have it in normal text mode? e.g. I want to further capitalize the B in BLOCK.
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Why are capital letters missing in title of reference (using plos2009.bst)? [duplicate]

I'm using the plos2009.bst file to generate my references. However, there seems to be a bug in the .bst File since the formatation of the references is not correct. E.g. there are no capital letters ...
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Duplicate entries in index when using lowercase [duplicate]

I'm trying to create an index for my thesis and I have a custom command that outputs the index term inline and adds it to the index as well. I want to ignore spaces of terms so I issue a \lowercase to ...
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Titles are lowercased in bibliography [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Transforming the .bib file to get upper cases I'm new to LatTeX and so far I'm happy with it. I'm using MiKTeX. In the bibliography section, the titles of @inproceedings ...
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Capitalization of references [closed]

This question is probably beyond the scope of just TeX, but certainly interesting to many. When referencing a figure, a lemma, or an equation in a paper, is there a general rule of whether or not to ...
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How to remove the capitalization of names

I would like my name to not be entirely in uppercase. This is my .tex file. %---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % PACKAGES AND OTHER DOCUMENT ...
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Titles in my bibliography are lower-case [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file Transforming the .bib file to get upper cases When using the LaTeX bibliography feature, all titles are in lower-case ...
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Headings in report documentclass [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Headers in book format I am working with report documentclass. I have this in my preamble: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \pagestyle{headings} I would ...
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Style file is altering my citation key

I need to have a citation inside a chapter title like such: \chapter{blah blah \cite{key}} The style file that I have for following university formatting guides (found here) capitalizes titles and ...
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Using natbib package, in the References section, the header is now written in capitals

I have a thesis written in LaTeX. I've just switched over to natbib as it offered some nice commands but I'm starting to run into some trouble. This one is minor I guess, but I have headers, with the ...
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Convert text from mixed case to start case

I'd like to change the capitalization of a macro from mixed case to start case. Let's say the following macro is already defined: \newcommand{\tostring}{toString} I can change the first letter to ...
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How to use soul with glossaries to space-out acronyms?

I want to increase the spacing between capital letters of acronyms inside text. Acronyms are printed by \ac, \acs, etc. commands of the glossaries package. soul package provides a nice command \caps. ...
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Write glossary entries without forcing capitalisation in any context

I'm trying to create a glossary entry macro where the text does not enforce any case style. \newglossaryentry seems to force the text to title-case, and using \MakeLowercase in my macro forces ...
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How to set caption font to \uppercase? [duplicate]

I want to set the caption font for all tables in the document (so I want to do it in the preamble, and not have to specify it in each table) to use uppercase letter (not sc, the small case already ...
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Different behavior of double curly braces from single curly braces and quotation marks in correction of letter cases

I have downloaded and using a package from Elsevier. To cite a reference I export a .bib from Web of Science in the following format. Deliberately I changed "absolute" to "ABsolute" to test whether ...
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memoir class: Why does MakeUppercase break my cftpartfont? [closed]

According to page 151 of the memoir class documentation, if one wishes to uppercase the PART entries in the ToC, then one should use e.g. \renewcommand{\cftpartfont}{\MakeUppercase} Yet when I try ...
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problem with \def\uppercase{} in thesis document

I am writing my thesis and facing the following problem. When I remove \def\uppercase{} (see in the following file after \begin{document}. The title of my all chapters, Title "Table of contents", ...
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How to make figure captions lower case with the emulateapj.sty file?

When using the emualtepj.sty style file for papers (http://hea-www.harvard.edu/~alexey/emulateapj/emulateapj.cls), the table captions appear in small caps letters. \documentclass{emulateapj} ...
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Problem, uppercase header in an other language (Turkish) [duplicate]

The part of my MWE preamble .... \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyheadoffset[LE,RO]{\marginparsep+\marginparwidth} \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{\markboth{#1}{}} ...
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\autocap command is not working

The following command is just a shortcut to avoid me to write two very long words I use often. I would like to capitalize the first letter of the first word at the beginning of a sentence. ...
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Hyperref capitalizes the URL [closed]

I was trying to embed a link (which contains both upper-case and lower-case letters) on a text. Here is the code snippet: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[hidelinks]{hyperref} \begin{document} ...
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All Caps in Whole Document

Is there a way to force the text of an entire document to be typeset in all upper case with the exception of any math?
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Should we enclose a proper name in curly brackets if it's the first word of a title?

Proper names in the title field of BibTeX entries should be enclosed in curly brackets to avoid being made lowercase on some bibliography styles. Now, is it also recommended to enclose a proper name ...
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Prevent conversion to lowercase in bibtex

I am using the style ascelike.bst for my reference list, and it gives me almost what I want. Except it converts everything to lowercase Vigdor, Jacob (2008). "The economic aftermath of hurricane ...
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Change “References” to “references” in table of contents [duplicate]

I am producing a simple document of the report class, with references produced by BibTeX. I would like to change the "References" text entry in the table of contents to "references", making the text ...
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Bibliography not Capitalizing probably with SP document class and style [duplicate]

I'm trying to write a document for a class using Tex. I'm using the $sp.cls, which should load the $sp.bst files from the journal Semantics and Pragmatics. Here is my current document: ...
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One problem in my reference

I want to have the word "Gr\"obner" In my reference but it appears "gr\"obner", that is "g" is not capital. What is my problem? What I have to do?
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Are command parameters protected against wrong capitalization in BibTeX?

Consider a BibTeX field like this: title = {A note on \emph{Origins}} Is Origins protected against unwanted capitalization here, or do we need to wrap up the whole thing in curly brackets? title = ...
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Decreasing the font-size of a word written with full capital letters

I would like to decrease the font and font-size of the words in my text that are written in full capital letters. I am wondering whether there is a command that I can put in the set up of my text file ...
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How to check if the selected letter is uppercase or lowercase in a macro?

I'm using Texmaker and want to define some custom macros. The macros shall check if a selected letter is uppercase or lowercase and then replace that letter by a sequence defined in the macro. I need ...
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How to remove author name default capitalization? [duplicate]

According to biblatex doc (p.80-81) : \Parencite is similar to \parencite but capitalizes the name prefix of the first name in the citation if the useprefix option is enabled, provided that ...
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Capitalisation of two-word surname in bibliography [duplicate]

I've created the following entry (in Jabref): @ARTICLE{Key, author = {Pico Della Mirandola}, title = {Title of Paper}, journal = {Working Paper, Institute}, year = {2013}, owner = {User}, ...
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Change text in LaTeX chapter titles from “Chapter” to “chapter” [duplicate]

I want to change the text displayed for each new chapter (e.g. "Chapter 1") to lower case (e.g., "chapter 1") in the report document class. How could I go about doing this?