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Can anyone tell me if this is the most effective way to accomplish this.  I need to take a line of text that is stored in a string.  I have to convert all of the text to lower case and the first letter of every string in that line to upper case.  I have gotten as far as converting the whole line to lower and then using split(' ') to separate the line into a string array.  Now I am trying to determine if there is any other way of converting the first letter in each string to upper and then putting the string array back together into a complete string again.  Any suggestions?????

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Kendal
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by:Bob Learned
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Here's the culture-aware way:

public class String_Functions
{

 public static string ToTitleCase(string text)
 {
   System.Globalization.CultureInfo cultureInfo = System.Threading.Thread.CurrentThread.CurrentCulture;
   System.Globalization.TextInfo textInfo = cultureInfo.TextInfo;
   return textInfo.ToTitleCase(text);
 }
}

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input = System.Threading.Thread.CurrentThread.CurrentCulture.TextInfo.ToTitleCase(input);

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Thanks a MILLION!!!
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