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Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop v0.9.6.2

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This update fixes several problems with annotation syncing, problems installing the Word plugin on some systems and general stability issues.

New Features and Improvements:

  • (Mac) Improved the look and feel of the toolbar on Mac.

Bug Fixes:

  • (Windows) Fixed 'Invalid procedure call' error when opening some Word documents which contain Mendeley-generated citations.
  • Fixed several sporadic crashes related to the search and de-duplication features.
  • Fixed several sync errors which could occur when syncing annotations.
  • Fixed several crashes related to the Word/OpenOffice/Mac Word plugins.
  • Fixed several crashes related to the notification bar.
  • Fixed several crashes related to importing PDFs which are already in your library.
  • Fixed annotation creation times being displayed incorrectly in timezones outside of GMT.
  • Fixed sticky notes not being exported correctly via File -> Export with annotations.
  • Added a limit to the number of citations that are extracted from a single PDF and reduce the number of citations extracted with poor-quality metadata.
  • Reduced memory usage when handling large file attachments.
  • (Windows) Fixed 'LinkToMendeleyVba2.dll not found' message on some Windows PCs.
  • Made database updates safer when installing new versions of Mendeley Desktop.
  • Fixed the problem where Document Details hide/show toggle in menu did not always work correctly.
  • Fixed sticky notes not being restored when restoring backups.
  • (Mac) Fixed the crash when entering accented characters (eg. umlauts) in authors field in Document Details tab.
  • (Mac) Included more detailed information in crash reports sent from Mendeley Desktop.
  • (Mac) Fixed crash when importing some corrupted PDFs.
  • (Mac) Added experimental support for international versions of Microsoft Word for Mac.
  • (Linux) Fixed README file being installed to /usr in Ubuntu version.

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Stable Releases

  1. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.9
  2. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.8
  3. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.7
  4. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.6
  5. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.4
  6. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.3
  7. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.2
  8. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.1
  9. Mendeley Desktop v1.17
  10. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.3
  11. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.2
  12. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.1
  13. Mendeley Desktop v1.16
  14. Mendeley Desktop v1.15.3
  15. Mendeley Desktop v1.15.2
  16. Mendeley Desktop v1.15.1
  17. Mendeley Desktop v1.15
  18. Mendeley Desktop v1.14
  19. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.8
  20. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.7
  21. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.6
  22. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.5
  23. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.4
  24. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.3
  25. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.2
  26. Mendeley Desktop v1.13
  27. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.1
  28. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.4
  29. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.3
  30. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.2
  31. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.1
  32. Mendeley Desktop v1.12
  33. Mendeley Desktop v1.11
  34. Mendeley Desktop v1.10.3
  35. Mendeley Desktop v1.10.2
  36. Mendeley Desktop v1.10.1
  37. Mendeley Desktop v1.10
  38. Mendeley Desktop v1.9.2
  39. Mendeley Desktop v1.9.1
  40. Mendeley Desktop v1.9
  41. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.5
  42. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.4
  43. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.3
  44. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.2
  45. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.1
  46. Mendeley Desktop v1.8
  47. Mendeley Desktop v1.7.1
  48. Mendeley Desktop v1.7
  49. Mendeley Desktop v1.6
  50. Mendeley Desktop v1.5.2
  51. Mendeley Desktop v1.5.1
  52. Mendeley Desktop v1.5
  53. Mendeley Desktop v1.3.2
  54. Mendeley Desktop v1.3.1
  55. Mendeley Desktop v1.3
  56. Mendeley Desktop v1.1.3
  57. Mendeley Desktop v1.1.2
  58. Mendeley Desktop v1.1.1
  59. Mendeley Desktop v1.1
  60. Mendeley Desktop v1.0.1
  61. Mendeley Desktop v1.0
  62. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.9.2
  63. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.9
  64. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.8.2
  65. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.8.1
  66. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.8
  67. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.7.1
  68. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.7
  69. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.6.3
  70. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.6.2
  71. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.6.1
  72. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.6
  73. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.5.2
  74. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.5.1
  75. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.5
  76. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.4.1
  77. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.4
  78. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.2.1
  79. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.1
  80. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.0
  81. Mendeley Desktop v0.6.5
  82. Mendeley Desktop v0.6.4
  83. Mendeley Desktop v0.6.3
  84. Mendeley Desktop v0.6.2
  85. Mendeley Desktop v0.6.1
  86. Mendeley Desktop v0.6
  87. Mendeley Desktop v0.5.9
  88. Mendeley Desktop v0.5.8

Development Releases

  1. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.9-dev3
  2. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.9-dev2
  3. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.3-dev6
  4. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.3-dev5
  5. Mendeley Desktop v1.17.3-dev1
  6. Mendeley Desktop v1.17-dev5
  7. Mendeley Desktop v1.17-dev2
  8. Mendeley Desktop v1.17-dev1
  9. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.2-dev5
  10. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.2-dev3
  11. Mendeley Desktop v1.16.1-dev2
  12. Mendeley Desktop v1.16-dev4
  13. Mendeley Desktop v1.16-dev2
  14. Mendeley Desktop v1.16-dev1
  15. Mendeley Desktop v1.14.1-dev8
  16. Mendeley Desktop v1.14.1-dev7
  17. Mendeley Desktop v1.14.1-dev5
  18. Mendeley Desktop v1.14.1-dev1
  19. Mendeley Desktop v1.14-dev5
  20. Mendeley Desktop v1.14-dev4
  21. Mendeley Desktop v1.14-dev3
  22. Mendeley Desktop v1.14-dev1
  23. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.5-dev3
  24. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.5-dev1
  25. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.4-dev2
  26. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.4-dev1
  27. Mendeley Desktop v1.13.2-dev1
  28. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev8
  29. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev7
  30. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev6
  31. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev5
  32. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev4
  33. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.4-dev1
  34. Mendeley Desktop v1.13-dev1
  35. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.3-dev3
  36. Mendeley Desktop v1.12.3-dev1
  37. Mendeley Desktop v1.12-dev8
  38. Mendeley Desktop v1.12-dev4
  39. Mendeley Desktop v1.12-dev2
  40. Mendeley Desktop v1.12-dev1
  41. Mendeley Desktop v1.11-dev9
  42. Mendeley Desktop v1.11-dev7
  43. Mendeley Desktop v1.11-dev6
  44. Mendeley Desktop v1.11-dev3
  45. Mendeley Desktop v1.10.2-dev1
  46. Mendeley Desktop v1.10-dev6
  47. Mendeley Desktop v1.10-dev5
  48. Mendeley Desktop v1.10-dev3
  49. Mendeley Desktop v1.10-dev2
  50. Mendeley Desktop v1.10-dev1
  51. Mendeley Desktop v1.9-dev3
  52. Mendeley Desktop v1.9-dev2
  53. Mendeley Desktop v1.9-dev1
  54. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.5-dev1
  55. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.4-dev1
  56. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.3-dev1
  57. Mendeley Desktop v1.8.1-dev1
  58. Mendeley Desktop v1.8-dev2
  59. Mendeley Desktop v1.8-dev1
  60. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev6
  61. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev5
  62. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev4
  63. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev3
  64. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev2
  65. Mendeley Desktop v1.7-dev1
  66. Mendeley Desktop v1.6-dev5
  67. Mendeley Desktop v1.6-dev4
  68. Mendeley Desktop v1.6-dev3
  69. Mendeley Desktop v1.6-dev2
  70. Mendeley Desktop v1.6-dev1
  71. Mendeley Desktop v1.5.2-dev2
  72. Mendeley Desktop v1.5.2-dev1
  73. Mendeley Desktop v1.5-dev5
  74. Mendeley Desktop v1.5-dev4
  75. Mendeley Desktop v1.5-dev3
  76. Mendeley Desktop v1.5-dev2
  77. Mendeley Desktop v1.5-dev1
  78. Mendeley Desktop v1.3-dev3
  79. Mendeley Desktop v1.3-dev2
  80. Mendeley Desktop v1.3-dev1
  81. Mendeley Desktop v1.1-dev4
  82. Mendeley Desktop v1.1-dev1
  83. Mendeley Desktop v1.0-dev4
  84. Mendeley Desktop v1.0-dev3
  85. Mendeley Desktop v1.0-dev2
  86. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.9-r34441
  87. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.8.2-r33527
  88. Mendeley Desktop v0.9.8.2-r33117