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  1. Third box for filling in author's names

    It would be a good idea to divide authors' names in three parts instead of two: for instance, Dutch authors often have insertions in their names: given name, insertion(s), last name. Insertions can be for instance "van", "de" or "van de", causing authors, as it is now, to be found under the V or D of the insertions instead of under the first letter of their last name. A solution could be a third or middle box, in which insertions can be filled in. That could also be used by people who want to use their middle name: alphabetizing for…

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    • How to Convert OST to PST

      maximum people face OST corruption issue while Exchange download. so they need to transfer all database from MS Outlook OST file format to Outlook PST file format. Now users can easily it free of cost with https://www.softaken.com/ost-recovery

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      • Icons too small on 4k display (windows 10)

        When using Mendeley on Windows 10 with 4k display, icons are so small, I cannot even make out what they are.

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          11 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
        • Cross reference between citation and bibliography

          We would like Mendeley MS Word PlugIn to be able to link between the in-text reference and the full citation inside the bibliography. This would work like MSWord Cross Reference option. I would be really useful when reading large documents.

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          • add a "back" button in the PDF reader.

            When I follow a link to a reference in the bibliography there is no way for me to go back. Adding a "back" button would be great. This is a functionality that is present in every PDF (and other formats that allow cross-referencing) reader I have ever used.

            This issue has been raised multiple times before (https://mendeley.uservoice.com/forums/4941-general/suggestions/555205-back-forward-buttons-in-pdf-reader and https://mendeley.uservoice.com/forums/4941-general/suggestions/2535840-back-button-while-reading-pdf gathered the most votes but there at least ten other threads) but never reached more than 250 votes. I contact the support team and my understaning now is that it needs to be at least 500. So if you need…

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            • Keep Mendeley on screen when inserting in text citation in word

              Disappearing application means that you can't see the article you're citing when searching in the pop up box in Word. Was OK in previous versions...this is a stepback!

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              • Plugin implementation for Google docs online

                Just finishing my graduate studies and my classmates and I all use Google docs to write our papers/theses because it is online, never to be lost, always to be found. I personally only use MS Word to do the formatting at the end. Would be great to have this implemented as a google plugin/extension for example.

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                • Add multiple bibliographies for one document

                  I would like to add multiple bibliographies to one document in word. I have 5 chapters, and each needs it's own references section, which mendeley does not currently accomodate. Maybe make subset-able bibliographies based off word's built in section breaks?

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                  • 30 votes
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                    • How can I convert MBOX to PST?

                      However, when it is required to convert MBOX to PST format for accessing their MBOX data in Outlook. Then in that case, users need to choose the best MBOX to PST converter for accessing their MBOX mailbox data in Outlook without losing any data.

                      MBOX to PST converter makes it possible for users by importing MBOX data to Outlook in few seconds. The tool have been smartly designed to perform the conversion without any issue.

                      For More Info: - http://www.zooksoftware.com/mbox-to-pst/

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                      • Textbox Anotations

                        It will be nice to have text annotation where we can write on the pdf document in some textbox and the text is clearly visible. For instance, foxit reader has this in the form of Typewriter tool. These types of notes are very useful for example when we chose to print annotated pdfs because the note is not hidden in the sticky note icon.

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                        • Mendeley cannot reconnect to the internet after sleep and change in wifi

                          Occasionally, despite having internet Mendeley cannot sync with the server stating that there is no internet connection. This usually happens after my laptop is in the sleep state. I also change the wifi network occasionally (home/work).

                          "There was a problem connecting to mendeley.com to sync your library: Network access is disabled."

                          There is no clear pattern as to how this begins, because very often it works just fine. Once broke I have to restart mendeley to reconnect to the internet.

                          Will be happy to provide logs if you tell me where they are.

                          Arch opearting system.

                          21 votes
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                            7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                          • OST to PST Converter

                            I have searching for KDETOOLS OST to PST converter software that quickly solve all types corruptions of MS Outlook Offline.OST file database including all emails, attachments, contacts, calendar, tasks, notes etc.

                            Microsoft OST to PST Converter tool 100% works to restore corrupted OST file after scanning and converts OST file into new PST/ EML/ MSG/ EML/ EMlx/ Mbox file formats without create any difficulty.

                            http://www.howtosol.com/products/osttopst/

                            https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/1951688-ost-to-pst

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                            • It would be helpful if we have different ways to mark files. For example instead of one yellow star for favorite files, we can have more col

                              It would be helpful if we have different ways to mark files. For example instead of one yellow star for favorite files, we can have more colours for this start. Or, allow to colour the file name on the list or its row, something like that.

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                                123 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                              • 21 votes
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                                • Keep embeddable group widget

                                  With the 'groups' experience being upgraded, suddenly our group widget embedded on a website shows 'no papers'. Having the widget show our research group's papers is a great feature - not sure if this will still be available after the 'upgrade'. This should definitely be kept functional!

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                                  • Filter search

                                    Filters in the search area.
                                    I get MANY results for seraching for one thing, but it would be nice to filter on book, pdf and so.
                                    filters should be: type, language, author and so .

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                                      3 comments  ·  Web  ·  Admin →
                                    • Link Books and Book Sections

                                      Books and Book Sections are not linked within Mendeley. Please provide a link here allowing the following:
                                      * Add a book via an advanced search functionality, i. e. and/or combinations of the following fields (Author, Year, Title, Publisher, ISBN, DOI etc)
                                      * If a book has multiple sections, please allow us to see a dropdown list of these sections and let us select which sections we want to add as additional references.
                                      * If we downloaded the entire book as one PDF, please let us attach this PDF to the book, but also show it at each book section.
                                      *…

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                                      • Fix performance problem

                                        My dissertation is over 100 pages. Add a cite literally takes 10-15 minutes to refresh. Word, Mendeley, and QTWebEngineProcess.exe max out my CPU during this time. Mendeley is becoming unusable for me. I can find little in your support section on this.

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                                        • Middle Click Scroll

                                          The PDF reader is almost unusable for me. In other applications I always use middle click mouse button to scroll down faster. You can adjust the speed while you hold down the middle mouse button. Please add this hyperfast-accurate navigation feature!

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