Working over a Slow Network Connection

Citavi saves changes automatically. In Team projects, Citavi also checks whether other team members made changes. As a result, Citavi often accesses the team project.

If the connection is fast you usally won't notice it. If the connection is slow, especially if you're using a Virtual Private Network glossary these checks and automatic saving can lead to the display being delayed when you switch between references or tabs, for example.

Citavi receognizes the slow database access and responds accordingly:

In every Citavi project you can decide how often Citavi should access the project. Click File > Porject Properties > Database > Optimize for slow database access and then select one of the following options: