JabRef is a graphical frontend to manage BibTeX databases, the standard format for LaTeX bibliography references. JabRef is built to be platform-independant (requires Java 8 or later).
Updated on Aug 31 2020
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.savfile without changes, there is no dialog asking for acceptance of changes anymore.
-) was reported as illegal BibTeX key #6295
commentwere declared as multiline fields. Other fields can now be configured in the preferences using "Do not wrap the following fields when saving" 4373
defaultwas at the end of the layout section #6303
textbackslashappeared at the end of the abstract.
External programs / Open PDFsection in the preferences, as the default application to open PDFs is now set in the
Manage external file typesdialog. #6130
.bib.bakfile should be generated upon save. It is now always enabled. Documentation at https://docs.jabref.org/general/autosave. #6092