How to change the casing of the Visual Studio 2012 Menu

IF YOU ARE LIKE ME, THEN YOU DON’T WANT TO BE SHOUTED AT BY A MENU. UPPERCASE SEEMS A BIT LOUD!!!!!!!!

Well, looks like the developer who implemented the shouting case for VS 2012 put in a backdoor. I’ll be he thought it was a stupid decision, so he put in an opt-out. Clever I think.

MSDN put up a nice little description of how to disable it. Here is the key thought for ease.

Yes, you have to add the key yourself.

Open the registry editor and go to HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftVisualStudio11.0General

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SuppressUppercaseConversion REG_DWORD value 1

 

HAPPY CODING!!!!

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