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Convert characters to lowercase


t = lower('str')
B = lower(A)


t = lower('str') returns the character array formed by converting any uppercase characters in str to the corresponding lowercase characters and leaving all other characters unchanged.

B = lower(A) when A is a cell array of character vectors, returns a cell array the same size as A containing the result of applying lower to each character vector within A.


lower('MathWorks') is mathworks.

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Character sets supported:

  • PC: Latin-1 for the Microsoft® Windows® operating system

  • Other: ISO Latin-1 (ISO 8859-1)

See Also

Introduced before R2006a

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