Note: Instructions were taken from a MacBook Pro, running Mac OS Catalina. If you have a different Mac or OS (Windows), the instructions may be the same.
If you have a previous version of EndNote installed, first uninstall older versions of EndNote before installing EndNote 20. Before you remove EndNote, it is important to back up your libraries (including corresponding .DATA folders), customized styles, filters, or connection files.
Step 1: Download/save the EndNote installer file to your computer and double-click to open.
Step 2: Double click the icon “EndNote 20 Installer”
Step 3: Click Install
Step 4: Click next to progress to the next step of installation
Step 6: Enter the user information and click the next to continue to the next step
Step 7: Read the read me and click the next to continue to the next step
Step 8: Read the license agreement and select “I accept the license agreement” and click next to continue to the next step
Step 9: Select components and click next to begin the installation.
Step 10: Click Done to close the installer after the installation process is complete.
Step 11: Click Yes to process activate the full version of EndNote
Step 12: Enter the product key again and click the next to continue to the next step
Step 13: Read the license agreement and select “I accept the license agreement” and click next to continue to the next step
Step: 14: DONE. The installation of the full version of EndNote is complete.
System & Hardware Requirements
- 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
- macOS 10.14 or 10.15
- Intel-based Macintosh
- Hard disk with 700 MB available
- Minimum 2GB of available RAM