I've updated the Citavi to Download Citavi Beta 6.3.17 (2020-01-28). however, I cannot find the option of 'Person (year)' option when I tried to modify my citation see below.
Thanks for your question.
The "Person (year)" option is only available when inserting a new reference in the following three tabs: in the References, the Knowledge, and the Chapters tabs.
When you insert a reference into your Word document using the "Person (year)" option, there will be created in fact always two citations:
Therefore, a direct conversion of a citation with the format "(author year)" into "author (year)" is unfortunately not possible in the most citation styles.
There are some citation styles, where the "Person (year)" citation is available via an additional format option, e.g. APA:
If this option is not supported by your selected citation style, you would have to follow these steps:
Now your citation will appear as Person (Year).
Please see our manual for more detailed information on inserting references:
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