Downloads of v 2.58.0:


Last Update:

30 Sep 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mendeley Ltd.


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Mendeley Reference Manager

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2.58.0 | Updated: 30 Sep 2021



Downloads of v 2.58.0:



Software Author(s):

  • Mendeley Ltd.

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Mendeley Reference Manager 2.58.0

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Scan Testing Successful:

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To install Mendeley Reference Manager, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Mendeley Reference Manager, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Mendeley Reference Manager, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade mendeley-reference-manager -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade mendeley-reference-manager -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure mendeley-reference-manager installed
    name: mendeley-reference-manager
    state: present
    version: 2.58.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'mendeley-reference-manager' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.58.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: mendeley-reference-manager,
    Version: 2.58.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller mendeley-reference-manager
   Name     = 'mendeley-reference-manager'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.58.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'mendeley-reference-manager':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.58.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install mendeley-reference-manager version="2.58.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 01 Oct 2021.


Get ready for a new and improved reference management experience.
- Manage your references efficiently: Your library now automatically syncs when you add references or make changes
- Keep all your thoughts together : Mendeley Notebook helps you collate all your highlights and notes from multiple PDFs
- Cite seamlessly : Also available: Mendeley Cite, the new citation add-in for Microsoft Word, takes the time out of referencing

Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$fileLocation = Join-Path $toolsDir 'mendeley-reference-manager.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'mendeley-reference-manager'
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  file           = $fileLocation
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  softwareName  = 'mendeley-reference-manager*'
  validExitCodes= @(0)

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.exe -ea 0 -force
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName  = 'mendeley-reference-manager*'
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  silentArgs    = "/qn /norestart"
  validExitCodes= @(0)

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % { 
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
    if ($packageArgs['fileType'] -eq 'MSI') {
      $packageArgs['silentArgs'] = "$($_.PSChildName) $($packageArgs['silentArgs'])"
      $packageArgs['file'] = ''
    } else {

    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}



2.1. We hereby grant to you a non-exclusive, personal, non-transferable license, in accordance with these Terms of Use, to:
2.1.1. 	download, install and use the Software for the purposes of cataloguing and managing your academic papers and articles (“Academic Papers”), including making a back-up copy of your Academic Papers;
2.1.2. 	distribute the Software so that other users may install and use the Software for the purposes of cataloguing and managing their Academic Papers; and
2.1.3. 	make a copy of the Software for back-up purposes.
md5: 8C3C33DF3A542A538C352BD860B03ED8 | sha1: 7ECEF2400F4948401F50FD35728BD0B7C1D99478 | sha256: 899C97DAC9BDC322A01884D6D647E7F038E1AA384B80E0010475628C112D5264 | sha512: AFD8CE3A618B98A78E1CEE9E1AD2350ED1D4C946BE53C614D3BBCB678B7CB540F9A15953A817E685CAADC0DD23540407613025EFDC329707D7AD90ADC47A8191

Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.
Any binaries will be identical to other package types published by the project, in particular
the mendeley-reference-manager.exe file. It is directly downloaded from the project's site repository :

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.59.0 15 Thursday, October 14, 2021
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.57.0 70 Saturday, September 18, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.56.1 85 Friday, September 3, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.55.0 72 Friday, August 20, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.54.0 61 Thursday, August 12, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.53.0 64 Sunday, August 1, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.52.0 104 Friday, July 9, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.51.0 79 Thursday, June 24, 2021 Approved
Mendeley Reference Manager 2.50.0 72 Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Approved

We have:

  • Added a visual indicator when hovering over your personal collections
  • Fixed an issue with private groups where some users encountered errors with receiving/accepting invitations and/or carrying out group related actions such as deleting a group

Full changelog:

This package has no dependencies.

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