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  1. Change Write-n-Cite 4.5 so that multiple authors with the same surname are distinguished by a suffix (a,b etc) on the date.

    WnC 4.5 deals with authors that have the same surname differently to WnC 4.4. Our style is based on a version of Harvard and in WnC 4.4 in text citations for authors with the same surname are given the suffix of a,b etc onto the date e.g: (Smith, 2008a), (Smith, 2008b) to distinguish them. In the new version (4.5) if these authors have different initials, then that is added into the citation e.g: (A. Smith, 2008), (B. Smith, 2008).

    If the citations in question have different years - then initials are added to that as well e.g: (A. Smith, 2008),…

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  2. Save to Refworks button is not functional

    The save to refworks button for chrome is not functional. About 90% of the time when I try to use it and input all the information, the loading bar goes and goes (Uploading 1 of 1.......) and eventually after about a minute it says it was unable to import anything (We're sorry, we were unable to save to RefWorks. We tried, but came up empty.) So frustrating. As said before, this service is great, but quite a few basic functionalities are from from actually functioning properly. These need to be fixed. A quick import button is a huge draw of…

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  3. Automatically download Full Text

    Download the Full Text, if it is available, automatically, so there's one less step in the research process.

    47 votes
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  4. Improve to select output styles easily on WNC

    For New RefWorks users it is hoped to be able to select all of the output styles from one list or make a list of favorite styles by theirselves on Write-N-Cite.

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  5. Show all fields included in a resource type on the edit screen

    Currently RefWorks only shows certain fields when you edit references, it would be better if it showed all fields for that type of resource that are defined in the style

    21 votes
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  6. Importing references: Option to save to a specific folder

    Users should have the option to import references directly to a specific folder.

    12 votes
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  7. Be able to just hit Enter when using "Search Databases"

    When using "Search Databases" in the basic mode, make it so I can just hit Enter instead of clicking on the magnifying glass to enter my search terms.

    If the magnifying glass is necessary, either move it to the end of the search box or replace it with a blue Search box (as in the Advanced search).

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  8. Diacritic characters

    Fix the problem diacritic characters. It was promised last year but still é or ä etc. have to be corrected manually.

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    planned  ·  Todd Vaccaro responded

    Language Support for Diacritics is currently under development. We are also including some work on Glyphs.

  9. Integrate with Primo

    Provide a easy way for the user to search for relevant resources in his library discovery tool from inside RefWorks.
    For customers that use Primo as their library discovery,

    8 votes
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    planned  ·  Todd Vaccaro responded

    This will be part of our second half of the year work on API integrations.

  10. Integrate RCM into Microsoft Word online.

    Make RCM add-in available thru Microsoft store for Office 365 users.

    8 votes
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  11. Provide admin level option not to display the combined export page

    Allow admins to remove the "Which version of RefWorks would you like to export to?" page from view at the institutional account level and force export into New RefWorks.

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  12. don't automatically add a bibliography!

    I use google docs to write my papers and find it really annoying that RefWorks automatically adds a bibliography entry when I'm adding a reference. Footnotes are included in my institution's word count, but the bibliography is not, so when the bib is automatically added it disrupts my word count and makes it harder to quickly see where I'm up to. Is there any way I can turn this feature off and then just install the bibliography when I've finished the paper? thanks!

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    We will be releasing a new version of RCM later this year, which among other things will include a bibliography toggle switch.
    For Google Docs this option may be added later. Until then you can use the suggestion provided here about highlighting the relevant text.

  13. Integrate with Summon

    Be able to search Summon from inside RefWorks' "Search Databases"
    Provide a easy way for the user to search for relevant resources in his library discovery tool from inside RefWorks.
    For customers that use Summon as their library discovery,

    4 votes
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    planned  ·  Todd Vaccaro responded

    We have this planned for the 2nd half of the year, but there is not a definitely timetable yet.

  14. Deduplicate more than 2000 references simultaneously

    Enable deduplication of larger numbers of references than is currently possible

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  15. Add APA 7th edition it was released on 10/1/2019

    Add APA 7th edition it was released on 10/1/2019

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  16. Fix MS Word Cite-n-Write plugin

    MS Word Cite-n-Write plugin has many custom style related bugs and problems. Usually fields won't update values as expected when syncing and updating, and creating localizations is rather difficult. Also exporting and importing CSL styles is impossible or too complex.

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  17. Change support contact on the help page to local library staff instead of Refworks support.

    We would like to change support contact on the help page to our library staff instead of Refworks support.

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  18. Navigation

    Navigation side bar need to be closed and opened to have a spcace to work with my reference and see the full title.

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  19. Modifying the direct export function from CAIRN.INFO

    We fail to export citations clicking [REFWORKS] from CAIRN.INFO even though we can export them clicking [ZOTERO (.RIS)] to RefWorks. Could you please modify the [REFWORKS] link?

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