Install EndNote on Mac

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This document details how to download and install EndNote on a Mac computer.

You may need your administrator’s name and password to complete the installation. If you do not have administrative access to your computer, please contact your local IT support, or the IIT Technology Service Desk at

Download and Install EndNote on Mac

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The PDF viewer in EndNote x7 is incompatible with macOS Sierra 10.12

  1. Open the EndNote X7.7 for GSU.dmg file you received from our download site.
  2. In the window that appears, drag the EndNote X7 folder to your Applications folder as shown. Choose to replace any previous version of the folder.
  3. Eject the EndNote X7mounted disk image by dragging its icon to the Trash.
  4. Open EndNote X7 from your Applications folder or by searching for it in Launchpad. The first time you open it, you will be asked to read and respond to the license agreement. Click Next if you have read and agreed to its terms.
  5. You may see a warning message about the EndNote PDF Viewer being incompatible with macOS Sierra 10.12. Until Thompson Reuters fixes this problem, click Ignore This.


If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the IIT Technology Service Desk at or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357).