Release notes

EndNote X9 for Mac and Windows released

July 31, 2018-- EndNote X9, Research Smarter

With the release of EndNote X9, you can leave behind the tedious work of formatting bibliographies, finding full text, and searching for references.

EndNote X9 can help you research smarter

As a researcher, you’re constantly juggling different roles and demands on your time.

  • Smarter Teamwork
    Share selected groups of references, manage team access, and track activity and changes
  • Smarter Insights
    Uncover the impact of references and find the best-fit journal for your papers
  • Smarter Workflow
    Automatically create, format, and update bibliographies, with the convenience of remote access

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EndNote X8.2 for Mac released

January 23, 2018-- EndNote X8.2 is now available for Mac.

The EndNote X8.2 Mac (Build: 18.2.0.13302) update contains:

  • EndNote X8.2 Mac Cite While You Write add-in compatibility for Microsoft Word 2016, version 16.x
  • EndNote X8.2 Mac compatibility with macOS High Sierra

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EndNote X8.2 for Windows released

January 09, 2018-- EndNote X8.2 is now available for Windows.

The EndNote X8.2 Windows (Build: 18.2.0.11343) update contains:

  • Improved Full Text performance with restored retrieval from IEEE and Taylor & Francis
  • Issue attaching non-PDF files as relative links has been resolved
  • Issue with syncing libraries whose pathnames contain non-ASCII characters has been corrected
  • Rectified "Unable to contact online service" error when syncing/uploading a library which contained an empty file attachment
  • Restored ability to scroll in Connection Status window
  • Resolved issue where deleting PDFs from the library failed to also remove them from the library's data folder
  • You can now drag and drop to attach .zip, .epub, .mp4 and .mp3 files

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EndNote X8.1 for Windows and Mac released

September 12, 2017-- EndNote X8.1 is now available for Windows and Mac.

The EndNote X8.1 Windows (Build: 18.1.0.11010) update contains:

  • Revised and updated bibliographic style, online search and import filter files
  • Proxy support for online search
  • Improved Full Text performance with restored:
    • retrieval from IEEE Xplore
    • ability for users to connect to their library's catalog with a SFX OpenURL resolver
  • Automatically merge updates to unsaved references when syncing
  • Restored ability to scroll in Connection Status window
  • Sync updates and improvements
  • Improved visibility of PDF search field for Windows 10 users

The EndNote X8.1 Mac (Build: 18.1.0.12930) update contains;

  • Revised and updated bibliographic style, online search and import filter files
  • Improved Full Text performance with restored:
    • retrieval from IEEE Xplore
    • ability for users to connect to their library's catalog with a SFX OpenURL resolver
  • Automatically merge updates to unsaved references when syncing
  • Sync updates and improvements

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EndNote X8.0.2 Windows update released

July 19, 2017-- Multiple optimizations and fixes

The EndNote X8.0.2 Windows update contains the following optimizations and fixes:

PDF display and annotation:

  • Fully functional PDF viewer for users with a home folder that contains East Asian characters. Japanese characters in user account name no longer cause error message of "Bad text block" to appear each time the EndNote library is opened.
  • References with attachments created on the iPad app will display the PDF file name in the Title field when no other metadata is entered.
  • Sticky notes inserted on PDF in iPad app are reflected in Win desktop after sync.
  • `Sticky Note` and `Highlight Text` icons of the PDF toolbar are re-enabled
  • Sticky notes added to PDF no longer show as Blank.
  • User is able to rotate PDF with sticky notes clockwise OR counterclockwise and the sticky notes and highlighted box are not separated.
  • User can zoom in on PDF with sticky notes
  • User is able to move the sticky note by clicking and dragging it
  • User able to delete sticky note using Delete key
  • User is able to delete annotation which is already existed from previous build by right click and selecting "delete annotation" option.
  • The "Find" text box appears in the PDF annotation toolbar at all times, not just when the cursor is hovered over the blank space in the tool bar.
  • User is able to highlight text within PDF and is given visual indicator of text selection with gray or blue background.
  • Annotation buttons are active for all PDFs.
  • User underlining text in PDF will see that the line is now under the selected text.
  • Sticky notes no longer show blank box while trying to add them to PDF.Sticky notes added to PDF no longer show as Blank.

Find Full Text functionality:

  • Find Full Text functionality restored with AIP (American Institute of Physics) and Taylor & Francis publications.
  • Find Full Text performance with OpenURL improved.
  • After clicking on Find Full Text through the Reference menu "Copyright" message no longer displays.

Automatically Update

In EndNote X8, under the "Help" menu, choose "Check for Updates...".

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EndNote X8.0.1 Mac update released

June 21, 2017-- Multiple optimizations and fixes

The EndNote X8.0.1 Mac update contains the following optimizations and fixes:

 

  • Restore Unfiled Group reference count display upon library launch
  • Improved metadata retrieval for reference creation upon PDF import
  • Improved Full Text performance including better retrieval based on DOI and from the following sites and services:
    • ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)
    • Allen Press
    • Annual Reviews
    • Emerald
    • Future Medicine
    • Institution of Civil Engineers
    • JSTOR
    • Microbiology Society
    • MIT Press Journals
    • Nature
    • New England Journal of Medicine
    • SAGE
    • Scitation/AIP (American Institute of Physics)
    • Taylor & Francis
    • ScienceDirect
  • Restored links to Online User Guide under Help menu

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EndNote X8.0.1 Windows update released

March 14, 2017-- Fix for PDF Search application freezing

  • The EndNote X8.0.1 Windows update contains an IMPORTANT fix for the application freeze which occurs after a user executes a search via the PDF viewer toolbar.

 

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EndNote X8 for Mac and Windows released

November 8, 2016-- EndNote X8, a new way to collaborate

With the release of EndNote X8 research collaboration has taken on a whole new meaning in the digital age. EndNote X8 has introduced a new way to collaborate.

  • Share your main library
    Share your entire EndNote library, references, PDFs and annotations with up to 100 people.
  • Track and trace
    Everyone can add to, annotate and use the library at the same time. Easily keep track of who is making what changes to the shared library and when.
  • UNLIMITED STORAGE
    Save your funding money for your research. There is no additional charge for sharing, no library size limit and no charge for unlimited cloud storage.

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EndNote X7.7.1 for Mac and Windows released

October 26, 2016-- Fix for PDF import causing EndNote to crash

 

 

  • This release contains a critical update for users experiencing PDF import issues.

 

 

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EndNote X7.7 for Mac and Windows released

  • Online Search, Find Full Text and Find Reference Update with PubMed via Secure Socket Layer (SSL).
  • Using short form, include the title field only when needed to disambiguate a citation
  • Cite While You Write improvements, including track changes and format multiple citations via EndNote online
  • Importing PDFs

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EndNote X7.6 for Mac released

  • 64-bit version of Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word 2016.
  • Compatibility with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC after updating Microsoft Word 2016 to version 15.24.

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EndNote X7.5.3 for Mac released

  • MS Word 2016 will no longer prompt the end user to grant access to the plist file.
  • This new MS Word 2016 add-in requires MS Word 2016 v15.21 and OS X El Capitan. Yosemite users should remain on MS Word 2016 v 15.20 or update to El Capitan. As indicated in the auto updater window, Yosemite users will be allerted when there is a compatible version of MS Word 2016 released.
  • MS Word 2008 and 2011 add-ins from X7.4 have been restored for OS X Snow Leopard users only.
  • Fix for crash when Trend Micro Internet Security is running on OS X El Capitan.
  • Bug fixes.

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EndNote X7.5 for Windows released

This release contains critical updates, optimizations and other improvements for:

  • Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word 2016 for Windows.
  • Syncing libraries with large file attachments.
  • A better user experience on Windows devices with higher screen resolution.
  • Find Full Text feature.
  • Cumulative updaters for X7.5 Windows.

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EndNote Online 3.13

A new version for EndNote Online 3.13 is now available. The update contains:

-    Sync Performance Improvements
-    Library Sharing Workflow Improvements
-    User Experience Improvements
-    Addressed Customer Reported Defects in the areas of Sync and Library Sharing, CWYW, PDF Viewer, etc.
-    Fixed Security Flaws detected by Veracode Security Scan

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EndNote X7.5 Mac

This release contains features, critical updates, optimizations and other improvements for:

- Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word 2016
- Compatibility with OS X El Capitan®
- Sync
- Restored Direct Export functionality for OS X Snow Leopard®

Installing EndNote X7.5 for Mac:

Follow the popup screen instructions after starting EndNote X7 Mac or choose 'Check for Updates' in EndNote X7, under the 'EndNote' menu.

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EndNote X7.4

This release contains critical updates, optimizations and other improvements for:

- Sync and library sharing
- PDF display and annotations
- Cite While You Write
- Library window
- Windows 10 compatibility
- Mac only: experimental support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)

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EndNote X7.3.1

This release contains critical fixes for Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word regarding ambiguous citations and optimizations about Find Full Text.

  • Bug fixes for Cite While You Write for Microsoft Word regarding ambiguous citations
  • Optimizations made about Find Full Text, improved results from journals published by
    • ACS (American Chemical Society)
    • APS (American Physical Society)
    • PLoS (Public Library Of Science)
    • Emerald Insight

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EndNote X7.3

This release contains critical updates, optimizations and other improvements for:

  • Manuscript matcher (with EndNote Online 3.11)
  • Cite While You Write
  • Library Window
  • Groups
  • Sync
  • Reference Manager Database Conversion

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EndNote Online 3.11

Version 3.11 comes with Manuscript matcher, a very useful tool that will help you to find the best journal to submit your article to. Based on a group of references in your EndNote library and your manuscript's title and abstract, the sophisticated journal matching tool proposes target Journals for submission using smart (patent pending) algorithms.

EndNote Online 3.11 has a new more modern look.

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EndNote X7.2.1 

  • Bug fixes and stability improvements

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EndNote X7.2

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EndNote X7.1

* Enhanced user experience for Find Full Text

* Enhanced Sync to include Combined and Smart Groups 

* Improved PDF annotation tools 

* Search terms from Quick Search results are highlighted in the Library Window

* Expanded reference data is returned from importing PDF files

* Improved Find Full Text functionality

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EndNote X7.0.2 

* Includes new critical updates for Sync

* EndNote Site Administrators now have greater control over the Auto Update functionality. For more information, please see http://endnote.com/kb/129732 

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EndNote X7.0.1 

* Contains critical updates to Sync and Cite While You Write functionality

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EndNote X7

  • Set your preferences to create clear, organized, and easily searchable names for your PDF documents as you import them by defining your settings in PDF Handling preferences.
  • Search and cite EndNote references in PowerPoint.
  • Add subheadings to your bibliography in Microsoft Word® using your own categories or predefined by reference type in an output style. This is useful for distinguishing primary and secondary sources.
  • Use improved Sync that occurs in the background so that your work is continuously backed up and always available online and on your iPad.
  • Quickly identify groups that are shared in your EndNote online account after the Sync process completes in EndNote desktop.
  • Improved Quick Search with multi-phrase search of all fields, including PDF and PDF notes
  • Better organize your research materials by using new reference types such as Interview, Podcast, and Press Release.
  • Use new options to control the ratings and read/unread field display.
  • Reorder column headings in the Library reference list by using drag-and-drop and customize which columns display with just a right-click.
  • Copy the record number to another field in a reference using the Copy feature from the Change/Move/Copy Fields command.
  • Review program updates automatically.
  • Activation Changes
  • Macintosh and Windows serial numbers and product keys are now cross-platform compatible. You can use the same key on three computers regardless of platform.

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Features since EndNote X6

  • Sync your EndNote and EndNote Online libraries so all references, attachments and groups in one can be accessed from the other.
  • Track references and find your favorites with new rating and status tools.
  • See more with the expanded layout options to make better use of your screen.
  • Email a reference, including file and figure attachments, to your colleagues with one click.
  • Use the new PubMed direct export format to import records in fewer steps.
  • Manage medical journal names and abbreviations with the updated terms list covering over 13.000 journals.