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The instructions provided describe how to use the ArcMap 10 Field Calculator to convert an uppercase, lower case or mixed case string to a proper case string.
For example, a string is in one of the following formats:
The Python Function .title() will convert these strings to:
For information on equivalent steps in a label expression, or on performing this calculation in the ArcMap 9.3.1 or earlier Field Calculator, please see the link in the Related Information section below.
ArcGIS Desktop 10 performs all field calculations using the Calculate Field geoprocessing tool. This expression will also work in that tool. For best results, use the Python expression option.
It is recommended that a new field be created, rather than editing and using an existing field.