Converts all letters in a string to lowercase.

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<

Copy Code
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.<

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