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EndNote @ Levy Library: How do I back up my library?

How do I back up my library?

It's a good idea to backup your EndNote library regularly to ensure you do not lose your work. To backup your library, you'll need to save a compressed (.enlx) file

To save a compressed library file,

  1. Open the library in EndNote.
  2. Select File>>Compress Library (.enlx)...
  3. A Compressed Library (.enlx) dialogue box will appear. Leave the options as they are and click OK.

    Screenshot of compressed library dialogue box
  4. Click "Save" to save your compressed library. You'll now have a .enlx file saved with your .enl file and .Data folder.

    Screenshot showing how to save a compressed library