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String.uppercase()


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String.uppercase()

String.uppercase

Returns the referenced String, transforming all uppercase letters to lowercase.

The function can be chained to both string data and to string literals:

$MyString.uppercase() 

"my new title".uppercase() 

The latter gives "MY NEW TITLE".

The trailing parentheses may be omitted:

$MyString.uppercase 

Functionally equivalent to uppercase().

If $MyString is "hello world":

$MyString = $MyString.uppercase; 

$MyString is set to "HELLO WORLD".

The .uppercase() method may also be used on Lists or Sets. Consider [Ant;BEE;Cow] stored in $MyList:

$MyList = $MyList.uppercase; 

… giving [ANT;BEE;COW].