Release Notes for Mendeley Desktop

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Mendeley Desktop v1.8

This is a small update which fixes a number of bugs and improves the look of Mendeley under Windows 8.

  • Improved UI look and feel under Windows 8.
  • Added Help -> Check for Updates option.
  • Fixed non-English text sometimes not being displayed properly in the documents list.
  • Fixed a problem with the Word plugin that could cause Word 2003 to crash.
  • Fixed Word plugin crash under OS X 10.5
  • Fixed progress indicator when importing large RIS, BibTeX and EndNote XML files.

Supported Platforms

There are changes to the minimum versions of Windows and Linux that are supported from this release onwards.

Linux - This version of Mendeley requires Ubuntu 10.04, Debian Squeeze or equivalently new.

Windows - This version of Mendeley requires Windows XP SP2 or later.

Support

Mendeley uses

Mendeley Open Source Library

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