Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop

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Mendeley Desktop v1.16-dev4


  • Your notes will show your full name instead of “You”.
  • Personal notes and group notes are grouped separately in the right hand side notes pane.
  • New sticky note icons.

BibTeX export fixes:

  • DOI containing underscores will be exported properly.
  • Added missing unicode symbol conversion.
  • Support for iotas.
  • Support for chevrons.

General bug fixes

  • Fixed a bug preventing you from selecting text inside an existing highlight.
  • Fixed a bug preventing you from restoring some Mendeley Desktop backups.
  • Fixed crash which could occur when signing into the application.
  • Fixed crash caused by signing out then immediately closing the application.


Mendeley uses

Mendeley Open Source Library

The Mendeley Open Source library contains code derived from Qt or kdelibs, and some Mendeley-authored utility classes.