Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop

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Mendeley Desktop v1.16.1

Crash fixes

  • While displaying the user profile in notes.
  • When modifying the list of document authors.

General bug fixes

  • Fixed excessively long startup times for users with large libraries.
  • Fixed an issue where deleting a note would delete a wrong one.
  • Fixed a sync error caused by Mendeley Desktop erroneously submitting an empty websites field entry.
  • Fixed an issue where citation data (e.g. status of “Suppress authors” checkbox) was prevented from being saved.

Visual improvements

  • Fixed an issue where the user name would overlap the date in notes.
  • (Linux) Fixed an issue where editing an author would not show the right tooltips.
  • Fixed an issue where filtering documents would result in an “Empty search query…” notification being displayed.
  • Fixed a variety of visual issues related to displaying the startup splash screen.


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