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st: RE: RE: question on strings


From   Rodrigo Briceņo <rbriceno@sanigest.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: RE: question on strings
Date   Wed, 6 Aug 2003 10:51:33 -0600

Does "proper" command exist in Stata 7?

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu]On Behalf Of Nick Cox
Sent: Wednesday, August 06, 2003 10:39 AM
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: st: RE: question on strings


Rodrigo Briceņo
>
> I have a list of observations that are in
> UPPER CASE. I
> wish to have the same observations with only first letter
> of the word in
> UPPER CASE. I notice that lower command allows me to
> convert all the word to
> lower case. DO you know what can I do?

. whelp strfun

points you to -proper()-, a capital
solution for this problem.

Nick
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk

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