field codes

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

Why do I see strange field codes appear, which look like { ADDIN EN.CITE …} instead of regular citations?

December 15, 2021

The text {< ADDIN EN.CITE …} is normally a hidden Field Code that EndNote uses in Word. To toggle hiding or displaying these codes, press the Alt-F9 keys (or Option+F9 for a Mac)...Read more