LOWERCASE Function (Code, Text)

Converts all letters in a string to lowercase.

Syntax


NewString := LOWERCASE(String)  

Parameters

String
Type: Text constant or code

The string that you want to convert to lowercase. Only letters in the range A to Z and, if applicable, special language characters are converted.

Property Value/Return Value

Type: Text constant or code

The resulting string after it has been converted to lowercase.

Example

This example requires that you create the following variables and text constants in the C/AL Globals window.

Variable name DataType Length
Str Text 60
Lower Text 60
Text constant ENU value
Text000 The Entries are Sorted by Name.
Text001 The string before LOWERCASE is:>%1<
Text002 The string after LOWERCASE is:>%1<
Str := Text000;  
MESSAGE(Text001, Str);  
Lower := LOWERCASE(Str);  
MESSAGE(Text002, Lower);  

The first message window displays the following:

The string before LOWERCASE is:

>The Entries are Sorted by Name.<

The second message window displays the following:

The string after LOWERCASE is:

>the entries are sorted by name.<

See Also

Code Data Type
Text Data Type