The references looks weird

Does the reference seem weird when placing it in Word? Please see the field codes settings in Word.


Solution

For Windows and MAC


1. In Word: Go to File - Options - Advanced
2. Under Show document content: Check off Show field codes instead of their values.
3. Click OK
 

If this doesnt help, try to:


4. Restart both Word and Zotero.
5. Highlight everything in the reference and delete it.
6. Insert the reference again.