I have a PSD file with a large block of text set in uppercase. Is there a way to convert selected text to lowercase? I've tried everything in the character panel, but nothing will change it to lowercase. I don't want to have to re-write the whole text!

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    Copy, paste in to another tool where converting to lowercase is easy to do, copy, paste back into Photoshop.
    – DA01
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 14:46
  • @DA01 hmm I was thinking Excel or a quick Ruby / Python script but if its sentences that could get complicated. Do you have any suggestion of such a tool? Might be worth leaving as an answer
    – Ryan
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 17:00
  • @DA01, which tools would be good for that?
    – Ghost Echo
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 17:05
  • I think MS Word has this as an option. BBEdit does. Dreamweaver might have?
    – DA01
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 17:14
  • Even Illustrator!
    – KMSTR
    Commented Jun 30, 2015 at 18:37

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It's possible the text was created All Caps from the pull out on the Character panel. If so, select all the text unselect the All Caps. See image below.

Alternatively you can use this useful resource, and copy / paste the text from your PSD file into the site. You can then convert it to the type of case (Sentence case, lower case, Capitalized Case, etc) and copy / paste it back to your PSD file:


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  • Just click on the TT 'all caps' box and it auto changes to Upper/lowercase
    – Almaz
    Commented Feb 10, 2017 at 10:22

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