Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop

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Stable Releases

  • The database back-up feature has been restored.
  • We fixed bugs that were causing the app to crash during:
    • Sync
    • PDF import; and
    • Opening a corrupted database
  • We also fixed two bugs relating to sync causing:
    • Incorrect sync for users using the app on more than one machine
    • Sync to fail when the user profile was not synced

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Development Releases

You can now export multiple PDFs with annotations

 

We have fixed the following bugs:

  • In the library:
    • The ‘Read’ column has been restored in the Recently Read view
    • The application is no longer unresponsive during automatic backups
    • For MacOSX Sierra and High Sierra users we have reduced the GPU usage
    • Annotations can now be moved after they have been created
    • Annotations are no longer displaying as ‘Unknown user’ for all exported annotations
  • In the MS Word Citation plugin:
    • Fixed an issues causing users to get the error message ‘Range cannot be deleted (6028)
    • Merging citation in areas other than the body text now merge correctly
    • Correct error messages are now displayed when you try to insert a citation or bibliography in a prohibited area
    • Fixed some issues to improve performance
  • In the LibreOffice citation plugin
    • Adjacent inline or footnote citations no longer fail to merge when cited in a table

 

We know some of you are still experiencing issues with the MS Word citation plugin and we do not yet have a fix for all of these but we have added some extra options to help us debug these issues.

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