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How To Change All Caps To Lowercase In Google Docs?

When you need to do a text change or conversion in Google docs, the first thing you need to do is select the text you want to be changed, It is not so easy to find buried within the menus but what you’re looking for is the format menu, within the format menu go to the Text Section at the bottom of the text section you will find Capitalization, In this submenu there are three options available to you.

In Google Drive you have 3 options:

  • lowercase
  • Title Case

For more options like the below: (scroll down to the how to enable shortcuts section)

  • UPPERCASE (Win+Alt+U)
  • Title Case (Win+Alt+T)
  • lowercase (Win+Alt+L)
  • Sentence Case (Win+Alt+S)
  • AlTeRnAtInG CaPs (Win+Alt+A)
  • Toggle case (when you start typing with the CAPS LOCK on)
  • Switch language (when you start typing in the wrong language)

or if you prefer converting case using shortcuts, you can use our app

Converting to lowercase goes like this

  1. Select the text you want to convert from uppercase to lowercase in Google Document.
  2. Go to format > Text > capitalization >  lowercase
  3. Select

You will need to repeat this process each time you want to change from uppercase to lowercase, or title case Etc., But there is an easier way which we’ll discuss next.

How To Change All Caps To Lowercase In Google Docs?

Enable Google docs uppercase shortcut, lowercase, or title case

Using shortcuts is the fastest way to convert caps in Google Docs, although they are not offered natively, you can enable capitalization shortcuts in Google Docs by using the AnyCase App, that way you can convert the text case directly using shortcuts without needing to go through the menu every time.

To select text and converted directly using shortcuts

  1. If you don’t mind a third party program, first download AnyCase App.
  2. Install it as he would install any other Windows program.
  3. When the program is active the shortcuts below are enabled.
  4. Select the text you would like to convert.
  5. Use one of the shortcuts (Win+Alt+U for example) to change the text case directly in the document.

The table below lists the default shortcuts that will be enabled in Google docs, you can use them directly on the document. AnyCase Can help you in many other tasks as well, you can see a more detailed set of features here.

When it comes to the question of how to change all caps to lowercase in Google docs? it comes down to 2 options, changing to lowercase through the menu, or using an app to enable conversion shortcuts directly in your Google Docs.

The huge bonus of using AnyCase is that converging case will now be global, an action you can perform across windows in any program you’re using, with these shortcuts. practically anywhere on Windows. You can go to this page to download AnyCase and enable your global conversion shortcuts in Windows.

The developer of the AnyCase app, and other popular Windows programs, an UX expert with over 15 years of experience in the industry.

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