[OS X TeX] convert bibtex file to endnote?

Jonas Wellendorf Jonas.Wellendorf at cms.uib.no
Fri Aug 5 09:17:09 EDT 2005

Den 5. aug. 2005 kl. 09.24 skrev Aaron Jackson:

> On Aug 5, 2005, at 2:35 AM, Jonas Wellendorf wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am looking for a way to convert a bibtex file (made with bibdesk  
>> in the utf-8 encoding) to a format that can be read by endnote 7  
>> or 8. I have followed the suggestions on the following two sites,  
>> but without luck.
>> http://www.cvrti.utah.edu/~macleod/litbase/endnote.html
>> http://www.endnote.com/support/ensupport.asp
>> Is there another way?
> I use bibutils:
> bib2xml file.bib | xml2end > file.enl
> Then do an Import->EndNote Import on file.enl.  You have to build  
> bibutils of course, which requires you to have installed the Apple  
> developers tools and doing a 'make' in the source directory, then  
> moving the executables somewhere in your path i.e. /usr/loca/bin.
Thank you. With this method it was possible to import my bib-file to  
endnote. There are some problems with the conversion of non ascii  
characters and it turns out that endnote 8 no longer has a global  
search and replace option, although endnote 7 had. Unfortunately I  
cannot import the converted bib-file into endnote 7. Is there a  
solution to this poblem?
I tried to use the -u (for unicode) flag on bib2xml, but it did not  

Thank you once again,

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