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Step 1: System requirements
Step 2: Follow the instructions
Before you begin installing:
Print or have the installation instructions open on your computer
Follow each step carefully so the software installs correctly
Step 3: Download the installation package
Uninstall any previous versions of EndNote Downloading on a PC?
Do not run the install from your 'Downloads' folder. Move the folder to another location e.g. Desktop
Step 4: Create an EndNote library
When you create a new library a
.enl file and a .data folder will be created. EndNote needs both to work properly, keep in the same location and with matching names.
In EndNote select File > New
MyEndNoteLibrary to something meaningful e.g. your name We recommend saving to your computer. Do not save in
Cloud Storage or it may become corrupted.
The importance of the data folder for more information
Install on University computers
Student computer pools & barns
EndNote should be installed
.enl file and .data folder before you log off Staff machines
Install or update from the 'Software Center', via the Windows search box
For problems with EndNote on UniSA computers contact
(x25000). IT Help Desk
Use with your EndNote desktop account to:
Sync with desktop to add references on the go
Collaborate with others by sharing your references
via the Web of Science database
from within your EndNote desktop
For more information see Clarivate's
EndNote Online page
EndNote for iPad
Can be used to view and add references once you have an EndNote online account. Also works on your iPhone!
Download on the App store
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