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Questions tagged [capitalization]

{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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Different Idem font shapes in biblatex-dw

I have a problem with the font shape of the idem words in biblatex-dw. In the MWE one sees that the word Ders in the first footnote is typeset in smallcaps with the original processed word being ders ...
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Adding a feature to the acronym package

I am trying to add four specific features to the acronym package and plug it into Overleaf: \acrounlisted - creates an unlisted acronym, which would be treated like an acronym (in that the first time ...
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The word ''Bibliography'' with lowercase letters

I'm writing my report in mathematics with the following code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% Useful Packages %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% %--...
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Capitalize the chapter name in TOC

I want to make Table of Contents just like the following picture. I have written this for my TOC so far \renewcommand{\contentsname}{\hfill\bfseries\Large CONTENTS\hfill} \renewcommand{\...
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Uppercase Table of Contents with polyglossia and RTL

I am trying to typset chapter titles in my TOC uppercase, as in this answer. I do not want to do it in the \chapter{} command, since I use the hyperref package to refer to the titles throughout my ...
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Forcing \bibname to all capitals

I need to enforce a style guideline which requires that all chapter and chapter-level equivalents have their headers and table of contents entries in all capital letters. I've managed this for most ...
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Check if argument is math expression. The case of making the first letter uppercase

In this example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xspace} \newcommand{\pt}{\ensuremath{p_{T}}\xspace} \newcommand{\capitalise}[1]{ % if string ...
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Formatting the text entered with commands in custom environment

I want to create some kind of a to-do list. Here is a simple example: \documentclass{article} \newenvironment{myEnv}[1]{% \begin{center}% --- #1 ---% \end{center} }{} \newcommand*{\...
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How can I automatically capitalize significant words in my bibliography?

I'm using BibTex with natbib and the abbrvnat bibliography style. By default, it converts all but the first letter and {}-protected letters to lower case. I would like to automatically title-case my ...
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non-italic capital greek letters

I am using svjour3 class to draft my manuscript and have many \usepackage in it. The capital greek letters are rendered italic in the output. svjour3 could be obtained from journal website Following ...
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Add \href in \subsection{} make the url become capital

I add \href in \subsection{}, this make the url become all capital, how can I deal with this? For example, I use \subsection{\href{http://finance.sina.com.cn/roll/2018-06-30/doc-iheqpwqz3115534.shtml}...
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What is the upper case variant to \scshape etc.?

I have read on https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Fonts that there is no variant of \scshape for upper case. Also there seem to be problems with upper case that are addressed by the textcase ...
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How to have headings not capitalized using `tocbibind`?

I have a problem with my bibliography: with my settings, by default the bibliography does not appear in the table of contents (toc). So I included \usepackage{tocbibind} into my preamble which solved ...
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Capitalizing mathematical parts in section mark

In book documentclass, the section marks in the header are put in all caps. For normal text, that is okay. However, I've just noticed that the same happens to letters in math mode, which is obviously ...
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Cleveref refuses to find references [duplicate]

Ok, so I have a document where I made use of \autoref. I've been told now, that we want all chapters, sections, subsections, etc. capitalised. Since there is no \Autoref and I couldn't get its ...
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How to insert capital Greek letters via bibtex entry?

I followed advice in "How to write greek letters in BibTeX entry?". I produced a correct bibliography item based on using \textalpha in the relevant BibTeX item. (I use LyX Version 2.2.1 and I use ...
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Repeated in-footnote citation call-outs: Problem with Capitalisation

When I put \cite{} within two consecutive footnotes, the second footnote begins with a lowercase letter instead of with a capital. So the problem is here: Just like in the third footnote "Ebd." ...
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Capitalising titles

I have tried to capitalise the first letter of words in my bibliography titles by doing title = {Taniyama-{S}himura {C}onjecture} and this has worked for me so far. However, on my final reference, ...
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How to make spacedallcaps increase size of numbers as well?

When I'm using spacedallcaps it does what is suppose to do capitalizes letters and inserts spaces, but has no effect on numbers. Is there a way to make numbers proportionally increase? \...
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How can I have an acronym within another acronym with an uppercase first letter?

So I have two acronyms in my document. One of them involves the other: \newacronym[plural=AChems,firstplural=Artificial Chemistries (AChems)]{AChem}{AChem}{Artificial Chemistry} \newacronym[plural=...
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Forcing some \section text to not be capitalized

I have a document with the configuration below. I tried to use \MakeLowercase to force some text inside some sections to not be capitalized, but I'm get a warning (figure below). I would like to know ...
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Expanding to separate letters or capitalizing first letter of macro result

The following code produces Die Patientin ist nicht die Patientin. I'd like to have the second die also capitalized. Using \edef for \p@tcnom the whole argument is capitalized instead of only the ...
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Hyphen in uppercase acronyms in Glossaries

I'm using the Glossaries package, and I would like the acronyms to be printed as follows: list of acronyms: first letter of each word of an acronym to be uppercase running text: first letter of each ...
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Bug with case changing macros, capitalizing 'u' as 'V'

First I should say that I'm sorry if the question is too much broadly scoped, but I was not able to produce a MWE with this bug. My trouble is that I'm writing my PhD thesis in LaTeX (which I've used ...
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Title casing bibliography

Following along with the great article of How to get BibLaTeX-chicago use title case capitalization? I modified the source map to: <sourcemap> <maps datatype="bibtex" map_overwrite="1"> ...
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Fixing the all capitalization of bibtex with texstudio macro at once

One of the features of BibTeX is that it discards all capitalizations in titles of the references. This unwanted feature can be coped with including a curly brace (i.e. {}) around the text that you ...
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Lowercase TOC with memoir and hyperref

When using memoir and hyperref I can't make chapters lowercase in the TOC or I get all sorts of errors. Here's a MWE: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{lmodern} % \renewcommand{\cftchapterfont}{\...
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How to completely control the case of the first letter of a referred title

In How to control the case of the first letter of a referred title, I somehow ended up asking for a macro that would change the initial letter from lower case to upper caseand with his \NameRef, ...
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How to protect the case of a letter?

Simple task here: I want to use the \MakeUppercase{} command, but I have some text that must be protected to remain lower case. Specifically, elemental symbols (e.g. PbI\textsubscript{2}, where the 'b'...
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Accents using \capitalisewords

I'm doing my acronyms with acro package. I capitalized the first letters using \capitalisewords from mfirstuc package. However, when the letter has an accent, the acronyms list doesn't look good, E. G....
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How to capitalize selective words using mfirstuc and acro packages?

I'm using mfirstuc package for capitalize some words in an acronyms list. E.G. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How to capitalize all the long form of an acronym using `acro` package

I'm dealing with my acronyms using acro package and I want to know how to capitalize all the long acronym form. The MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Abreviations in title of article in the reference [duplicate]

My references contains abbreviations in title of the articles and they appear in lower case in the doc when the pdf file is generated. How I can force the upper case in this cases? Thank you since ...
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\uppercase-style commands: Line breaks AND within braces

This link describes how to make all capital commands which can handle newlines, using the \uppercase command. This link describes how to make all capital commands which can handle curly braces. How ...
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\uppercase command does not work with greek characters

MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage[LGR,T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenx} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \begin{document} \selectlanguage{english}...
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How to change Chapter title case to CHAPTER?

\documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage[left=3cm,top=3cm,right=2cm,bottom=2cm,bindingoffset=0.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage{titlesec} \renewcommand{\...
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How to make uppercase letter from data reads from .csv file using datatool?

I want to make the data from \g to be converted to uppercase letter then I want to use that data for comparison commands like \IfStrEq{\g}{F}{}{} because in \g it may contain f or F; if it contains f ...
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Aberrant capitalization from Biber for Mac Tex Live not reproducible on other OS

I have an article I have been writing with TeX Live on Ubuntu, but a change in circumstances has forced me to finish it on a Mac. Weirdly, the behavior of the bibliography is now very different. It ...
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How to make every first letter of a word in uppercase? [duplicate]

How to get every first letter of a word in uppercase and others are in lowercase only. For example, when typing "LATEX FOR DOCUMENT SETTING" or "latex for document setting" or "LateX foR Document ...
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Capitalize first letter of a defined variable

I'm trying to capitalize the first, and only the first letter of line which I have defined as \mytext. I've used {\MakeUppercase put text here?}... until now. But now I have it as a variable \...
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Package mfirstuc \capitalisewords doesn't work correctly

I Declared this in the class file \newcommand{\fullname}[1]{\gdef\@fullname{#1}} With \fullname{john doe} I am trying to get the fullname on class file. The \MakeUperrcase{\@fullname} works, but ...
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How to modify the default style of SVjour3 such that upper case Greek letters are upright instead of italic?

\RequirePackage{amsmath} \RequirePackage{fix-cm} \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3} \smartqed \usepackage{lineno,hyperref} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,mathtools} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{...
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How to avoid full capitalization font in Deedy Resume?

I am using Deedy Resume style and I want to avoid full-capitalized words in the titles and subtitles. How can I do it? I am quite new to latex.
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Partially capital section in an article

I want to make the section name in capital letters, but only partially, cause i need my name and surname in small letters. However reffering to the ToC, the whole section has to be written in small ...
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Capitalization of umlauts using BibLaTeX style ieee-alphabetic

Update: As pointed out in the linked page found below in the comments, the problem I describe is caused by biber and is promised to be fixed in version 2.8 DEV. So I don't expect there will be ...
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capitalize auto generated headlines such as “List of Tables” and “References”

I am using an ancient latex template from my university to write my thesis and there is one issue: List of Tables is capitalized in Table of Contents, shown as LIST OF TABLES, however, it is NOT ...
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Custom Case of the short acronyms using acro package (ex: PoE, LoL etc.)

I'm trying to make my acronym short hand a mix of upper and lower case for example PoE versus what it currently does by default which is POE So far I have tried the \lowercase \MakeLowercase and ...
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Capitalize 'List of Tables' and 'List of Figures' in Table of Contents

In my Table of Contents, the first two entries are List of Tables and List of Figures with the roman page numbers referring to where these lists actually are. I need to make these two entries all ...
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Referencing chapters

By searching for posts on referencing chapters for thesis in this webpage, I came up for the following solution coding: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse,nameref} \usepackage{cleveref} \...
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capitalisation and list of acronyms

I have a question about the list of acronyms. I am using the glossaries package and create my acronyms using: \newacronym{Repo}{Repo}{Repurchase Agreement} For this example, I would like to have ...