Once you have inserted a citation, you should not edit it directly.
If you make any changes within the brackets of a citation it will disappear when the bibliography re-formats.
You must use ‘Edit & Manage Citation(s)’:
To omit an author’s name from a citation:
If using an author-date style and you wish to use the author's name as part of the text, you will want to exclude the author's name from the EndNote citation.
To do this, highlight the option to *Display as: Author (Year) and then click on the OK button.
To add a page number:
Correcting in-text citation mistakes
If you notice an error in an author's name (e.g. a spelling error) in your Word in-text citations, DO NOT correct it directly in the document - this can disrupt the coding and corrupt your document.
Instead, do the following:
You can watch the videos below to see how the Edit and Manage Citations process looks on Windows and Mac.
Includes how to add page numbers, prefixes or suffixes to a citation, how to remove author names from a citation, how to add new references to an existing grouped citation, or remove references from a citation.