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 By default, Zotero stores the reference data for citations and the bibliography in [[https://​support.office.com/​en-us/​article/​Insert-fields-in-Word-c429bbb0-8669-48a7-bd24-bab6ba6b06bb|Fields]] (Word) or [[https://​help.libreoffice.org/​Writer/​About_Fields|Reference Marks]] (LibreOffice),​ which stores items' reference data hidden behind the formatted text.  By default, Zotero stores the reference data for citations and the bibliography in [[https://​support.office.com/​en-us/​article/​Insert-fields-in-Word-c429bbb0-8669-48a7-bd24-bab6ba6b06bb|Fields]] (Word) or [[https://​help.libreoffice.org/​Writer/​About_Fields|Reference Marks]] (LibreOffice),​ which stores items' reference data hidden behind the formatted text. 
  
-If Word or LibreOffice is showing the field codes, rather than the formatted text, you can hide the field codes by pressing Alt/​Option-F9 (or Alt-Fn-F9Wordor Ctrl-F9 ​(LibreOffice).+If Word or LibreOffice is showing the field codes, rather than the formatted text, you can hide the field codes by pressing Alt/​Option-F9 (or Option-Fn-F9) in Word or Ctrl-F9 ​in LibreOffice.
  
 If you see field codes showing repeatedly, check your word processor settings for displaying fields. In [[http://​mikefrobbins.com/​2010/​05/​10/​how-to-toggle-field-codes-off-or-on-in-word/​|Word for Windows]], open Word Options, then choose "​Advanced"​ and uncheck the "Show field codes instead of their values"​ box. In Word for Mac, open Word -> Preferences -> View and uncheck the "Field codes instead of values"​ box in the "Show in Document"​ area. In [[https://​help.libreoffice.org/​Writer/​Field_Names|LibreOffice]],​ open Tools -> Options -> LibreOffice Writer -> View, and uncheck the "Field codes" box in the "​Display"​ area. If you see field codes showing repeatedly, check your word processor settings for displaying fields. In [[http://​mikefrobbins.com/​2010/​05/​10/​how-to-toggle-field-codes-off-or-on-in-word/​|Word for Windows]], open Word Options, then choose "​Advanced"​ and uncheck the "Show field codes instead of their values"​ box. In Word for Mac, open Word -> Preferences -> View and uncheck the "Field codes instead of values"​ box in the "Show in Document"​ area. In [[https://​help.libreoffice.org/​Writer/​Field_Names|LibreOffice]],​ open Tools -> Options -> LibreOffice Writer -> View, and uncheck the "Field codes" box in the "​Display"​ area.
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