Excel offers a very interesting way to capitalize the first letter. We can cater to this problem statement by using the “=PROPER()” formula. We can perform the below mentioned way to capitalize the first letter in excel:

We’ll learn about this methodology step by step.

To do this yourself, please follow the steps described below;

### Step 1 – Excel workbook with a text

– Open the desired Excel workbook which contains a text in lowercase in a cell

### Step 2 – Formula applied

– Now type the formula “=PROPER(“ and give the reference of the cell where the text is present, and hit Enter.

### Step 3 – Proper case generated

– We can see that the first letter has been capitalized.