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    Is there a way to "force" the character writing mode for a field (lowercase or capital) ?

    Asked by besam on October 03, 2011 at 07:48 AM

    Hi

    Will it be possible to adjust "automatically" the first character a customer will fill in?
    I'll explain... 
    Today, a customer will fill in his name and sometimes he'll use overall lowercase characters or sometimes he'll use a capital for the first character.
    So we'll get different writing modes of the field name as "Obama - obama - OBAMA..." 
    I want to store names always as 'Obama' - so with the first character in capital - cause I'll use in the reply confirmation mail also this name and "Hello Mr. obama" is not so kindly as "Hello Mr. Obama".  (fictive name ;-)) 
    Will there be a way to do this in Jotform? 
    Thanks for your answer !
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    JotForm Founder

    Answered by aytekin on October 04, 2011 at 04:48 AM

    Thanks for your suggestion. We have added this as a NiceToDo feature suggestion on our feature requests list. 

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    Answered by besam on October 07, 2014 at 03:04 AM

    any update to this feature?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on October 07, 2014 at 08:46 AM

    Unfortunately, there's no update yet about this request.

    If you're interested, you can get your form source codes and add some script that will capitalize first letters of a word.

    For example: http://www.w3schools.com/cssref/tryit.asp?filename=trycss_js_text-transform

    Thank you!