Convert a database table column input to all small characters

Hi,

How can i easily convert all of a table column's input to all small characters?
The column contains image names. These need to be converted to all small chars.

Thanks!
peps03Asked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
if it is MS SQL Server, you can use LOWER:

select LOWER(yourColumnName) from YourTableName

Open in new window

0
peps03Author Commented:
Thanks for your reply.

MS? meaning microsoft?

I have access to phpmyadmin. The os is cent os using directadmin.
0
Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
Yes MS is Microsoft. So why did you select "MS SQL Server" as one of the topic if it isn't related?
0
Ultimate Tool Kit for Technology Solution Provider

Broken down into practical pointers and step-by-step instructions, the IT Service Excellence Tool Kit delivers expert advice for technology solution providers. Get your free copy now.

peps03Author Commented:
oh, that was done accidentally i think.
0
Brian TaoSenior Business Solutions ConsultantCommented:
Do you mean you need to change the letter case for existing records in the database table column? or do you want to force all future incoming input for the column to be in lowercase?
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
peps03Author Commented:
thanks, i was thinking of a db search and replace.
but lower casing the db input and output is also oke.
thanks!
0
peps03Author Commented:
:)
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
PHP

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.