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How To: Convert lower case words to upper case in a string field

Summary

You can use the Ucase request to change all characters in a string field to upper case.

Procedure

  1. Open the table.
  2. Select Start Editing from the Table menu.
  3. Select the field heading of the field that you want to change to upper case.
  4. Click the Field Calculator button.
    [O-Image] Field Calculator Button
  5. Double-click on the field name to convert from the Fields list.
  6. Scroll down the Requests list and double-click on Ucase.
  7. Click OK.

    Note:
    The final expression should look similar to this:

    Code:
    [State_name].UCase


  8. Select Stop Editing form the Table menu.
  9. Save your Edits when prompted.