A preview release of Mendeley Desktop 1.6 is available. Improvements in this release include:
- A visual refresh on Mac and initial support for ‘Retina’ display Macs.
- Improved full-screen reading experience on Mac
- The ability to add page numbers, chapters and other kinds of location within a larger work for individual citations.
- The ability to suppress author names and add custom prefixes and suffixes for individual citations.
- Improved compatibility with various proxies in corporate and campus networks. Mendeley will use the system proxy settings on Mac and Internet Explorer’s settings on Windows. If you encounter any problems, please let us know in our support forum.
- When you drag and drop publications to ‘My Publications’, we now make it clearer that the documents will appear on your Mendeley profile and that the PDFs will be downloadable from there.
- Clearer ‘Getting Started’ steps after installing the Word plugins.
- Various small improvements to citation formatting.
- The Filter and QuickShare panes in the lower-left corner can now be hidden when you don’t need them.