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### changing name from upper case to sentence case

Hi there,

I am using the Medium Length Professional CV template (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/medium-length-professional-cv) and I am really happy with it so far. My question is about the case of the name that appears at the top of the CV.

How do I change my name at the top from uppercase lettering to sentence case?

For example, right now it reads: JOHN SMITH. I would like it to say: John Smith.

I have tried editing the resume.cls file to add \def\namefont{\normalfont} as you would in other documents, but that does not seem to do the trick. Any tips?

Thanks in advance!

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Johannes_B
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Please add right before \begin{document}:
\makeatletter\def\printname{%     \hfil{\namesize\bfseries\@name}\hfil     \nameskip\break}\makeatother

Please note, that \bf is obsolete for two decades. It should be \bfseries.
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lsntex
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It worked. Thank you!

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