question of formating cells

david45

New Member
Joined
Jun 2, 2002
Messages
13
Is there any way of formating a cell to change the case of a letter from lower to upper. without using a macro or a fromula like the =upper(). If it could be done I think it would be done in custom of format cell
 

Excel Facts

Copy PDF to Excel
Select data in PDF. Paste to Microsoft Word. Copy from Word and paste to Excel.

Damon Ostrander

MrExcel MVP
Joined
Feb 17, 2002
Messages
4,239
Hi David,

I don't know of any way to do this with custom formats, etc., but you could make a cell's contents always display in upper case by assigning that cell a font that has no lower case characters. There are no such fonts in the standard Windows or Office load, but many other applications install such fonts (if you check you may find that you already have one or two), and there are also many available for free download on the 'net.

Damon
 

Forum statistics

Threads
1,144,281
Messages
5,723,473
Members
422,499
Latest member
think say

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top