SQL Server Reporting Services Tip: How to capitalize just the first letter of text?

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Attention to detail is a key in creating SSRS reports/dashboards that look like a work of a professional; To that end, here’s a tip: How to capitalize the first letter in your string? In other words, how to Camel Case the Text?

Here’s the function that you can use in your SSRS Expressions:

[code language=”SQL”]

StrConv("hello world",3)

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OR

[code language=”SQL”]
StrConv("hello world",vbProperCase)
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Input Function Output
hello world StrConv(“hello world”,3) Hello World

I hope that helps!