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Converting a String to Lowercase

String lowercase: String.toLowerCase()

The toLowerCase() method in JavaScript is used to convert all characters in a string to lowercase. This can be beneficial for ensuring consistency in character casing, aiding in comparisons and display.



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The toLowerCase() method returns a new string with all alphabetic characters converted to lowercase.


// Converting a string to lowercase
const str = 'Hello, World!';
const lowercasedString = str.toLowerCase();
// Output: "hello, world!"

In the example above, the toLowerCase() method is applied to the string β€˜Hello, World!’ to convert all characters to lowercase. The resulting string, β€œhello, world!”, is stored in the variable lowercasedString.

By using the String.toLowerCase() method, you can easily achieve a consistent lowercase format for strings in your JavaScript applications. This is particularly useful for scenarios where case-insensitive comparisons or standardized formatting are required.