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how do i Update all rows from lowercase to uppercase

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Hi,

I had previouslly made a db with two columns, uid, and sname.  sname is currently all lowercase, but i need them now all uppercase. is there a way in mysql console to do this massive update easily?  

i *rather* not use a php strtoupper in the echo, but i guess i can make a loop that does the update for me?
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update yourtable set sname = UPPER(sname);
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Thanks!  I looked at google and found nothing, little did i expect it was that easy *blushes*
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