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In v8, I could type, say, fulls or texf to get FullSimplify or TeXFormfrom auto-completion. That was quite nice because I didn't need to press the Shift key for capitals. In v9, auto-completion appears only when I type FullS or TeXF, which is not so handy. Is it possible to make auto-completion ignore case?

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On my system, setting the following to False works (Mac OS X):

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(in Preferences->Advanced->"Open Option Inspector")

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