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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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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.
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.
Case sensitivity shouldn't be an issue if your primary Web server is UNIX- or Linux-based.