Why does Endnote’s ‘Cite While You Write’ keep entering the full bibliographical reference in my footnotes when I only want the usual (Author Date)?
Because that behaviour totally depends on the output style you have selected. Where do you plan to publish and what output style are you using?
Please see this article for instructions on changing styles in a document:
OK that’s great, I’ve changed to MHRA (from Oxford Author-Date) and it’s working fine now. Thanks!