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Re: Is there a way to make Mathematica commands and functions

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  • Subject: [mg93155] Re: Is there a way to make Mathematica commands and functions
  • From: Helen Read <hpr at together.net>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 05:49:02 -0500 (EST)
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  • Reply-to: HPR <read at math.uvm.edu>

stpatryck wrote:
> Hello All,
> 
> I'm a newbie to Mathematica and find having to capitalize Mathematica
> commands and functions somewhat annoying.
> 
> Is there some way or program or module or notebook or whatever out
> there that will make Mathematica accept lower case commands and
> functions without my having to redefine all the functions?

It really is worth getting used to capitalizing Mathematica functions, 
and using lower case names when defining your own functions. That way 
you avoid accidental conflicts with built-in function names. Once you 
get used to capitalizing Mathematica commands, you won't even think 
about it.

-- 
Helen Read
University of Vermont


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