Microsoft Word

How do you change case for titles in EndNote 20?

February 1, 2022

To change case in EndNote 20 (for example an article title in all caps to sentence case):  In the Edit view, highlight the text you want to change.   Shift + F3 will circle through sentence case, upper case, lowercase, and...Read more

Why do my EndNote keyboard shortcuts in Word for Windows no longer work?

December 21, 2021

With a recent update, Microsoft Office 365 has added new keyboard shortcuts that now interfere with Endnote keyboard shortcuts. These are hardcoded into Word (and can’t be changed) so now the Endnote shortcuts are assigned to the same key...Read more

Why are my citations slow to insert and how can I fix it?

December 21, 2021

Slow insertion of citations can be a problem – especially with long documents on older machines. This is in part because by default EndNote not only inserts the bibliography (as in older versions) – but also creates a hidden hyperlink...Read more

How Do I Remove Author Initials From My In-Text Citation?

December 21, 2021

Some citation styles (including APA 7th) include initials to differentiate between the authors. This should happen when you have two different authors with the same surname. In this case these are correct citations and the initials do not need to be...Read more

How Do I Activate The Shading Of The EndNote Text?

December 21, 2021

EndNote uses field codes to work with Word. It is useful to activate the field code shading in Word to make the EndNote text easier to see and so to avoid accidently editing or deleting it. Below are instructions for different versions of Word...Read more

How Do I Remove The Endnote Code To Create A Plain Word Document?

December 20, 2021

The EndNote in-text citations contain code that allow Word and EndNote to interact. The code can be removed to create a ‘plain text’ Word document. If you are submitting a thesis or an item for publication, it is best practice to remove...Read more

Is EndNote Compatible With Microsoft Word’s Track Changes?

December 20, 2021

Yes – It is but when you are actively working with CWYW, set your document to hide any Track Changes. Do this by going to the Review tab in Word and choosing Simple Markup or No Markup from the All Markup drop down menu.  ...Read more

Why Does The Endnote Web Toolbar/Tab Appear In Word But Not The Endnote Desktop Toolbar/Tab?

December 20, 2021

EndNote installs both tabs but normally only the Desktop one should be active. It is possible to switch between the toolbars in Word’s EndNote Preferences. See these instructions for different versions of Word. ...Read more

How Do I Move A Library Between Computers?

December 20, 2021

Massey’s current EndNote licence lets you install EndNote on up to 3 machines. Use sync to keep your library the same across all machines, including between Mac and PC devices.   Ensure you have an EndNote online account...Read more

Why Isn’t The EndNote Toolbar/Tab Appearing?

December 17, 2021

Occasionally, the EndNote Cite-While-You-Write function may not install automatically. However, it can be manually installed. For Microsoft Word instructions, see the relevant EndNote FAQs for Windows PC or Mac. If you previously had the EndNote...Read more