Automatic updating cross references
First, specify the delimiter between the quotation marks.
In the Cross-References panel, select the cross-reference or cross-references you want to delete.
Luckily Word has a cross-reference capability that can prevent those problems.
When you relink, any changes made to the source cross-reference are removed.
To completely remove a cross-reference, you can also select the cross-reference source and delete it.
Editing cross-reference source text You can edit cross-reference source text.
For example, if you frequently cite to Smith, you might write a footnote that looks something like this: Smith, supra note 5.