Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop

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Mendeley Desktop v1.7.1

This is a minor update which fixes problems installing the Microsoft Word plugin on Mac along with several other issues.

  • Fixed error when refreshing citations if journal abbreviations have been set up and the abbreviation list contained certain characters.
  • Fixed handling of non-Latin characters in journal abbreivations.
  • Fixed Javascript error when formatting citations using the 'Harvard - University of Birmingham' style and others.
  • Fixed crash when entering certain characters into the Authors field in the 'Add Document Manually' dialog.
  • (Mac) Fixed issue where Mendeley Desktop failed to detect Microsoft Word and/or LibreOffice even though they were installed.
  • (Mac) Fixed installation of Microsoft Word 2011 plugin on some systems with non-English language versions of Microsoft Office installed.
  • (Mac) Fixed a crash when importing PDF files under OS X 10.5 (Leopard)


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