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An introduction to EndNote for Mac and Windows and EndNote Online.

Windows compatibility and system requirements

What you need:

  • Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
  • 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster x86-bit or x64-bit processor
  • 600 MB hard disk space available
  • Minimum 2 GB of available RAM
  • CD-ROM drive required for installation of shipped version (not required for installation of download version)

Word processor software

  • Microsoft Word [Cite While You Write] for Windows: 2007, 2010*, 2013*, and 2016*
  • Apache OpenOffice [Cite While You Write] for Windows: 3.x
  • LibreOffice [Cite While You Write] for Windows: 4.x, 5.x, 6.x (32-bit)
  • Partner integration for Cite While You Write: Wolfram Mathematica® 8
  • Format Paper: Word processors that save .rtf files:
    • WordPad for supported Windows versions 11, 12, 13, 14
    • TextEdit for supported Macintosh OSX versions 1, 2.x, 3.x, 4.x
    • Apache OpenOffice versions 1, 2.x, 3.x
    • Nissus Writer Macintosh OSX version
    • Mellel versions 1, 2.x
  • Format Paper: Word processors that save .odt files:
  • Apache OpenOffice versions 1, 2.x, 3.x

Presentation support

  • Microsoft PowerPoint® for Windows 2007, 2010*, 2013*, 2016*

*32-bit and 64-bit

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