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  1. Enhance the sorting functions after search is complete

    If you search using Author Keywords the display format remains in whatever mode you have selected and you can click on any column to sort by that column. However when you search using the Search box in upper right the display format changes to something that is neither citation nor table format. You can click on view to reset it (which is a wasted keystroke), but once you do it will not sort when you click on column headings.

    Another drawback is that if you search by Author Keyword the bottom of the screen automatically displays XX of XXX documents…

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      2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
    • Convert OST to PST

      Get solution of accessing Offline Folder File of Exchange Server into an Outlook which supports and used PST file format for storing messages, contacts, calenders, appointments, etc. You can do this easily when having requirement of OST data exportation in PST format using the like: http://goo.gl/Ryk6ZF

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        31 comments  ·  Web  ·  Admin →
      • 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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          5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
        • Full-Screen toolbar is gone after v. 1.17.7 - why???

          Why did you erase the full-screen toolbar in v. 1.17.7? It's impossible to work this way. Horrible update, please change it back.

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          • Animal behaviour citing style

            Greetings,
            I have dowloaded a reference style for a journal: Animal behaviour and when I tried to aply it the references seemed off. For example for the reference with multiple authors int he text appeared a citation with three or four names and et al. after e.g., (Blakeslee, Ruhl, Currie, & McRobert, 2009), instead of one name and et al., Blakeslee et al., 2009.
            How can I fix this? is it just me or is it a commom matter? or can you cerommend another style that I can apply and would look the same?
            Thank you very much for answer

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            • scroll without needing to switch to palm mode

              on touch screens it is hard to everytime switching to palm mode in order to scroll up or down and again switch back to highlight mode to use highlight. like endnote program please make it available to use palm mode without needing to make switch.

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              • include clickable citations

                It would be extremely helpful to researchers all across the world if clickable citations were introduced.

                A click on the citation in body of the research paper should directly go to the corresponding portion of the bibliography. Maybe it could be highlighted with a color. This would allow quick, efficient and error-free viewing and editing of citations. Hope this idea will be considered. Thank you.

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                  1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                • Add a plugin for mac pages, this is a must need for 2015.

                  A comment was posted from admin in 2012 that Mendele was looking into a plugin for mac pages, but years later still nothing? Is there anything in the works because if not, I'll go elsewhere for reference management (Papers works on pages), if so please say so so I can sit tight a little while longer.

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                  • Provide an option (or button) to switch between 'Last Name' and 'First Name' value.

                    Please Provide an option (or button) to switch between 'Last Name' and 'First Name' value. because it is wrong for RTL Languages, usually.

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                      2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Admin →
                    • make it possible to change the default tool from "pan" to "select"

                      When reading a PDF in Mendeley, the default tool that is selected is "Pan." Please add an option to change the default tool to "Select" and "Highlight" as the constant need to click "select" is really frustrating.

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                      • page number + navigation window

                        Show page number when reading pdf file on Mendeley PC interface + enable a navigation window for faster orientation in document (titles and subtitles), similar as in MS Word.

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                        • 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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                          • Mendeley Desktop install on win7 64 bits

                            I have installed the Mendeley Desktop 1.17.8 on Win7 64bits OS. However, it can not run. Help me. Thanks.

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                              • Compress Outlook PST

                                If your PST file carries a large amount of data, then it might be a chance when you need the solution for PST file compression. If the size of outlook PST files exceeds their size limit, then first you have to identify the issue and if they is oversize problem then use compress technique to handle it.
                                Learn more info:- https://goo.gl/A1kRwV

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                                • Create a way to skip sections with page markers/Tabs

                                  Need a way to group sections. Best idea is to be able to right click on the scroller within the bar and say create tab/Marker and then when you re-open the document you can go straight to that page within the document. Also allows to break sections up if those tabs have titles. Much quicker especially with E-Books or journals within reviews.

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                                  • cocoa style tab on mac request

                                    In update 1.17.7 version, tab style in mendeley desktop for mac is much better, but when 1.17.8 comes, tab style returns to the old grey and unaligned one. So why not make tab style a native cocoa style? Thank you.

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                                    • word size in mendeley should be able to adjust as one’s like

                                      Currently mendeley desktop version of the font is too small. In order to facilitate viewing, so I recommend the desktop version of the font and font size adjustable.

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                                      • Pinch Zoom on Mac

                                        To allow pinch zoom on Mac trackpad

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                                        • Create template for document type: app

                                          The possibility to make a reference to an app

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