How to solve “Unable to start Mendeley Desktop autometically: Connection refused”




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This video is to solve the error message when using Mendeley Desktop for citation.

Error: Unable to start Mendeley Desktop autometically: Connection refused

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45 thoughts on “How to solve “Unable to start Mendeley Desktop autometically: Connection refused”

    Helping Bee

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    It is a great pleasure that this small video I made based on my experience was found to be helpful to many of you. If you have any other solutions, please comment so that it will help people who are still facing this problem.
    Thank you.

    Erbil forever

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you dude, you saved me from a nightmare

    Ikjot Singh

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Changing ServerPort to "5003" worked for me!!

    Teas Perwita

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you so much

    Dwi Novianto

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    My mendeley can not run when i double klicked the desktop icon. & i also cant insert citation on MS word.
    please give me an advice to solve my problem.
    thanks.

    Saffa' Mohhidin

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thankyou so much bro !

    Mare

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Man please speak faster next time. Video is good. Thank you.

    Guria Ch

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    agr new windows krwaen tu Mendeley software dbra install krna pary ga..r hm apni id lgaen tu hmari added files save rahen gi ya ni ?

    Sasmita Mishra

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    But after doing all these things mentioned in you video .my problem is not resolved yet
    kindly help me out of this its urgent

    Sasmita Mishra

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    hello.i am facing the same eproblem

    Mobinil Xpress

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Please can anyone write how he open mendely desktop debug console I didn't hear what he say

    zanariah hamid

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Tq for your help. my problem solve.

    Leonardo Costella

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Worked perfectly. Thank you from Brazil!

    stephdavpi

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thankx it worked perfectly!!

    Kamelog777

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    I changed manually the server port from 50002 to 50001 and did it works

    harish suryawanshi

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    I am facing one problem is the mendely desktop not opening and it does not show mendely desktop also how I solve this problem

    Radhika Kannan

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thanks a lot for this video.. I was wasting a lot of time trying to get my citation.. u cleared the problem in few minutes..

    Ahmed Eng Mach

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thank u bro

    2843liyana

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    How to get to mendeley desktop debug centre

    Hugh M

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Couldn't you plan what to say before making this video? It was excruciating listening to you talking slowly and repeatedly pausing.

    Faiza Ramzan

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    When I open my web importer it always show need to sign in but I am already sign in… o don't know how to fix this problem. .. can any one help me please? ?

    Ip 2

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thank you! >it was driving me crazy

    Sagar Khatri

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thanks man!

    Buhari Muhammad

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you so much. The video is really helpful and informative.

    Gelan Hamdy Hassan Elsayed

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    i tried this but not helping,i think my problem is different mendely icon is not even present in word, however it is installed

    Sahra Broms

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!

    Redders Redman

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    I'm having trouble with my mendeley, its saying that there is a problem with syncing my library. Its saying that there's an invalid format 2018 is "too short". Any idea how I can fix this?

    scruffykl

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thanks for this! The second solution of changing the number to 50001 worked for me.

    Ula Grace Rosyidah

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    thanks it work

    Albert Alex

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thanks, very helpful. Keep sharing.

    Fatin Zainuddin

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you from Malaysia!!

    Farooq Anwer

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    facing error named argument not available 449

    YE NING

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Many thanks! My default value is already 50002 but I still reset it as you told and then it works!

    Fern Day

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you so much for this video! It worked and now I can finish my assignment in time without having to enter the references manually. Panic over!

    Brenda Silveira

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    It works for me! Thanks

    Valery ibujes

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thanks for your help!!! The problem was resolved

    chrispjdf

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you for this. It solved the problem I was experiencing.

    Isaac Nkrumah

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Great work

    Kayode Ajibade

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    it did not work at all. instead of 5001, i have 50002. What to do

    Zeipi TOKSY

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you for this helpful tip. I have tried the support team from Mendeley but no responds. You are great keep that camera still rolling for more of such helpful tips for Mendeley. Cheers.

    Gehovani

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Great!

    reshmi bade

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    I am using Mendeley for the first time. I am frequently encountering problem of citation. each time i cite any of the reference it results with "formatting citation" and my laptop hangs up. What should i do?

    Varsha Raimalani

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    It did not work with me, the same problem still persists. is there any other solution to this?

    Karimi Solomon

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Briliant

    Nasri Messarra

    (December 23, 2018 - 9:27 am)

    Thank you – been struggling with this for an hour.

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