Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Typing the Research Paper Text WD 101
To Insert a Citation Placeholder
Earlier in this chapter, you inserted a citation and its source at once. Sometimes, you may not have the source
information readily available and would prefer entering it at a later time.
In the footnote, you will insert a placeholder for the citation and enter the source information later. The
following steps insert a citation placeholder.
• With the insertion point
positioned as shown in
Figure 2–37, click the Insert
Citation button on the References
tab to display the Insert Citation
menu (Figure 2–37).
Insert Citation menu
• Click Add New Placeholder on the
Insert Citation menu to display the
Placeholder Name dialog box.
• Type Podpora as the tag name for
the source (Figure 2–38).
What is a tag name?
A tag name is an identiﬁ er that
links a citation to a source. Word
automatically creates a tag name
when you enter a source. When
you create a citation placeholder,
enter a meaningful tag name,
which will appear in the citation
placeholder until you edit the
tag name entered
• Click the OK button to close the
dialog box and insert the tag
name in the citation placeholder.
• Press the PERIOD key to end the