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If you have a Library that has corrupted – you are instructed to repair it using use the Tools: Recover Library… option in EndNote. Most of the time – this should resolve the issue. If it does you can delete the original/corrupt library and .data folder and rename the new one the same as the orginal (eg: as My EndNote Library.enl and My EndNote Library.data) and move it to the same location of the deleted one. (If it doesn’t sync automatically – then re-Sync the renamed Library.) In some cases this does not resolve the issue and you keep getting same corruption message even with any new/recovered library. If this happens – try these Advanced Recovery Options...Read more

Sometimes a journal title can be in the wrong case  (say ALL-CAPS) – but it cannot be corrected by editing the EndNote reference. This is due a corruption in the Journals Term List. To fix: In EndNote, go to menu – Tools: Open...Read more

There are two different ways to share EndNote libraries with other users depending on how much you want to share: Entire EndNote Library (including PDFs). Can be shared with up to 100 others. All the group must have EndNote online accounts.  This...Read more

You can set one Library as your permanent default by the following steps: Click on your Endnote Library to open it Once open, go to the EndNote menu bar and select Edit:Preferences (PC) or Endnote X7: Preferences (Mac) From the list on the left...Read more

Massey Profile Installer

December 16, 2012

The Massey Profile Installer is what the library uses to manage EndNote settings and files so that it works smoothly with Massey Library resources. It is a good idea to download and run it after any EndNote software update to ensure settings are...Read more

The Conference Paper and Conference Proceedings reference types in EndNote are intended for unpublished verbal presentations of papers/proceedings. These will not display correctly for published conference papers. These are most commonly entered as...Read more

It can be difficult to know where to enter data to get reports to display correctly. Below is an example report. Enter relevant information as required from your own report(s) into the same fields as in the screenshot below. (You may not need to use...Read more

Slow insertion of citations can be a problem – especially with long documents on older machines. This is in part because by default EndNote not only inserts the bibliography (as in older versions) – but also creates a hidden hyperlink...Read more

From your EndNote library, click on the Sync icon in the EndNote menu bar. If prompted, enter your EndNote login, or click the Sign Up box to create one. Once synced – go to the File menu in EndNote and select Save a Copy…. Note: The...Read more

Removing or Moving Citations It is very important that EndNote citations are not deleted, moved or edited using Word. This is to minimise the chance or of corrupting your document or library. Instructions for safely editing citations for Word...Read more