[R] Is there a simple method of changing text into 'Proper Ca se'
Tom.Mulholland at health.wa.gov.au
Wed May 14 07:24:31 CEST 2003
Yes and no. Given your response it appears that "Proper Case" is not a term
that everyone uses. In Excel there is a function "Proper" which in essence
changes "this line into something like this" into "This Line Into Something
My look at casefold seesm to be that is is a wrapper of two functions to
change text into either Lower or Upper case.So my question is about how do
you just capitalise the first letter in each word.
Thanks for your response.
From: Spencer Graves [mailto:spencer.graves at PDF.COM]
Sent: Wednesday, 14 May 2003 12:51 PM
To: Mulholland, Tom
Cc: ' (r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch)'
Subject: Re: [R] Is there a simple method of changing text into 'Proper
It's not obvious to me what you are asking, but I'm guessing that
"casefold" might help.
hth. spencer graves
Mulholland, Tom wrote:
> I am probably just looking in the wrong place. I am sure there are a
> number of ways to do this. If anyone could point me in the right
> direction it would be very much appreciated.
> Tom Mulholland
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