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case-sensitive

adj
(Communications & Information) distinguishing between upper-case and lower-case letters: users can now perform case-sensitive searches.

case-sensitive

- If something is case-sensitive, there is a different meaning or interpretation based on upper- and lower-cased letters.
See also related terms for interpretation.
Translations

case-sensitive

[ˈkeɪsˌsensɪtɪv] ADJ (Comput) → capaz de distinguir mayúsculas de minúsculas
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Detectives have the ability to lock down information based on case sensitivity, such as for cases involving sexual assaults.
This month's release brings improvements to the API's existing features and includes embedding of messages to Microsoft Outlook messages and searching PST files with a new case sensitivity option.
Unfortunately, it lacks some refinements such as case sensitivity or searching for a whole word only, looking for "die" will return documents containing "diet" or "diecast," for example.
A number of secure console server firsts were added to the Dominion SX, including Strong Password Access -- allowing administrators to define the length of passwords, and the use of special characters, numbers and case sensitivity -- and Password Lockout, which locks out a potential intruder after a pre-defined number of failed login attempts.
Unsure about this search engine's case sensitivity I tried 'Venice Biennale' and got 'You searched for "Venice Biennale" in "Entire site" which wasn't that helpful or up to date.
Additional security measures now provide customers even more control over ReconNET access rules such as character and case sensitivity.