bibliography formatting of journals without volume numbers


Any hint how to omit volume number in journal references that do not have volume numbers? Global omission is not desired as most journals have volume numbers, what I would like to see is conditional omission for the volume field if it is empty:

Instead of this

Mitsunobu, O., The use of diethyl azodicarboxylate and triphenylphosphine in synthesis and transformations of natural products. Synthesis 1981, , 1-28.

this one

Mitsunobu, O., The use of diethyl azodicarboxylate and triphenylphosphine in synthesis and transformations of natural products. Synthesis 1981, 1-28.

References in a collection don't update the name of the link when the name of the collection change

I have a Collection named "Por Revisar" with multiple references; then i change the name of this Collection to " Por revisar para tesis" i look into the Link tab in all the refecenes in this collection and the name of the link it's "Por Revisar" don't change to the new. Is this a commun behavior?
The references are in the collection without problems, but it's confusing and enoing have to change manually one by one.

Scanned PDF's with ABBYY FIneReader are no visibles in PDF tab

I have a problem with the PDF tab. I have many scanned PDFs with ABBYY FineReader program. These PDF files contain text behind the image. When I load a PDF in the PDF tab all goes well, recognizes the text and adds in the Rich Text tab. It is also visible in the Attachment tab. But in the PDF tab you can not be viewed. In some page is visible a dotted gray line.

Reference import problem with author names containing accented letters


I experienced a curious problem with Biblioscape 10 when I imported references with author names containing accented letters. I usually use DOI numbers to capture references (Quick Add feature) and I noted that in some cases, although the remaining fields of the reference are properly imported, the authors field contains truncated list of authors when author names contain accented letters.


Using DOI number 10.1016/j.bcp.2008.05.011 and Quick Add this reference will have the authors name in the following format:

Windows 10

The installation didn't run on Windows 10.

What can I do?

Database truncated in moving to version 10

I'm moving to a new computer and thought I'd upgrade to Biblioscape 10 in the process. I downloaded 10 and got it running in trial mode, using it to upgrade and load a copy of my database. But where my database shows 3327 entries in 8, there are only 2739 in 10 — from what I can tell, it's cut off the most recent 588 entries. Obviously, I can't live with this. I cannot see any reason for the truncation. I've tried updating a copy of the database three times and get the same result each time.

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word addin: clipboard is empty or not valid

I cannot use addin normally as Biblioscape cannot reformat references (which it -excessively - wants to do at every new insertion). Restarting the whole machine helps but the workflow is broken by this. It is a serious detriment to basic usability. I see it mentioned on the forums but cannot find a solution that helps.

B, Word 2013.

Another version of the same problem:

Library module

I would like to delete items from my library due to weeding but not have them delete from my reference list as they are used in bibliographies. Is there a way to do this?

sorting / filtering references

I am testing Biblioscape prior to purchase. I have imported my Reference Manager database with just over 10,000 entries and am having problems filtering and/or sorting my reference list. Neither seem to work. The manual doesn't seem to cover these navigational issues. Please help

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