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  1. shorten the author names in Mendeley Desktop Library overview

    Since the last update now all the author names in the library overview are displayed completely including surname and last name. In my opinion, this is way too much detail I don't need, and it makes the library overview window look fully overloaded for the eye. So I'd really wish to have an opportunity to change this to the original (before) settings.

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    • Develope more options for the groups.

      Options like:
      *** Separated news feed for:
      - the important posts chose by the admin.
      - the posts from all of the members including the admin as a member.
      - the automatic posts like the ones related to the newly added documents.

      *** The ability to hide the posts, for the members.

      *** The ability to mention the members in the posts and comments.

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      • To enable auto-sync on Desktop client

        Based on user decision with options like 1, 5, 10, 15 minutes. ;)

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          118 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
        • Save PDF's to SD Card Android

          PDF's get saved to phone/tablet memory and fill up the device. SD cards have lots of space and would allow for other apps to be installed and the phone not to fragment and slow down

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          • Add a feature similar to Kindle's "My Clippings"

            These feature will create a standalone Mendeley file that will automatically gather all the highlighting made on Mendeley, including the source. That way, Mendeley users won't have to go to the original relevant articles every time, but rather can read only the relevant parts and even further analyze their highlights with the tag option, according to the topic.

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            • CSV Export - Bibliometrics - Meta-Analysis

              Mendeley should support exporting to facilitate bibliometrics and literature review analysis.

              If we need other reference manager like Jabref why don't we use direct it?

              I'm requesting this because I've developed a method called SystematicSearchFlow to make Literature research with meta-analysis and bibliometrics, and the exporting data in CSV to a spread sheet is fundamental to make the analysis and synthesis.

              Also I've developed a guide to do so with EndNote:
              https://www.researchgate.net/publication/266383560_Systematic_Review_and_Bibliometrics_A_Step-by-step_Guide_Using_the_EndNoteR_tool

              I'm creating one guide to Mendeley and this functionality is one of the futures that is missing and could boost Mendeley use.

              Hello Mendeley Developers! Please make a…

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                81 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
              • Unsorted folder in Mobile Apps (iOS, Android)

                On mendeley Desktop you have a folder called unsorted. Please bring this folder to mobile Apps such as iOS and Android. Without it, it is not possible to get organized on tablets.

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                • bigger note box

                  Could you please make the notes section next to documents bigger or at least adjustable? The space below it is now just empty and not useful for anything.

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                  • mutiple way to ost to pst conversion

                    To recover corrupted OST database, you just need to create a new copy of your OST file from Exchange server. For this, follow given below steps:
                    (First Method)

                    1. Exit Outlook.
                    2. In Control Panel, click or double-click Mail.
                    Where is Mail in Control Panel?
                    Mail appears in different Control Panel locations depending upon the version of the Microsoft Windows operating system, Control Panel view selected, and whether a 32- or 64-bit operating system or version of Outlook 2010 is installed.
                    The easiest way to locate Mail is to open Control Panel in Windows, and then in the Search box…

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                      11 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                    • MBOX to PST Converter

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                        24 comments  ·  Web  ·  Admin →
                      • desktop application disappears when please alt-M to find and insert citation

                        This ONLY happened with one of the most recent versions of Mendeley this year and it's a DISASTER. You have to remember the name and or title of the citation because as soon as the search box appears in your word document Mendeley disappears. Why why why would you do this? Means one has to remember paper details - not a problem with many authors and papers, but certainly an issue when there are 50 or more citations. PLEASE REVERSE THIS DECISION AND KEEP THE MENDELEY DESKTOP APPLICATION VISIBLE WHEN SEARCHING FOR AND INSERTING IN TEXT CITATIONS IN WORD

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                        • Integrate Mendeley with Windows Ink Workspace.

                          Apple and Windows OS are moving moving towards hardware and software allowing annotation of files using multiple drawing interfaces. I would love to see Mendeley beat them to the punch with integrated free hand annotation notes utilizing 'Windows Ink Workspace' as a starter.

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                          • Citiation Hover-Over

                            Often when reading a paper, I want to know the title, etc of a citation as I am reading. When these are hyperlinked, I can click, but it shoots me down to the end of the paper and I have to manually scroll back and find where I was... it would be awesome if when I click a citation, a little box would pop up and display the info.

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                              50 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                            • Advanced Add Files Dialog for Mobile Apps (iOS, Android)

                              When importing files on my tablet, there is no possibility to right away search for additional reference details. Please make it possible to search for Author, Year, Title, Journal, DOI, ISBN etc. when adding new files on tablets.

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                              • 4 votes
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                                • Make citations available from book ISBN numbers

                                  From citation search feature, it would be nice to include an ISBN category search criteria.

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                                  • I suggest to provide information in each document in which additional folders has been placed.

                                    The documents that are placed in a particular folder are often of importance to other folders (subjects) or shared groups. If in each document there will be an indication in which other folders this document is already located, it will save time checking.

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                                    • Desktop app UI should be flat, similar to web-based library UI

                                      UI design in www.mendeley.com/library looks much cleaner and easier to use than the skeuomorphic UI design of the desktop app (at least that's what it looks like in macOS). Consistency between both UIs would be better, specially if the design follows the lines of the web-based library.

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                                      • 1 vote
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                                        • MBOX to NSF Converter

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