Tools in Mac Word 16.10

The Word 2016 version 16.10 has been released to the production track in February 2018.
If you have the most up to date release of Office 2016 installed, you will have version 16.10 installed.

EndNote X8.2 shall now be fully compatible with Word 16.10 (update Word to version 16.10)

For Word in Swedish, Danish and Turkish.

Good news! Microsoft released Update 16.10 for Word, and it appears from our testing to resolve the issues loading the CWYW tools in certain localizations, including Turkish, Danish and Swedish. If you continue to have problems, please ensure you have updated your MS Office software.

Please let us know if you continue having issues after updating. 


The production version of EndNote X8 has now been updated to be compatible with this new version of Word. If you have EndNote X8, you can update to version X8.2 If you have EndNote X7, you can revert your version of Word 2016 to v15.

EndNote X8

Please update your installation of the software to version X8.2 (Bld. 13302). To update EndNote, click on the EndNote menu and select "Check for Updates" then follow the on-screen prompts.

EndNoteOnline

If you are working with EndNote online, you can download the latest version of the tools here.

EndNote X7

EndNote X7 is not compatible with this new Word 2016 version 16.9 release If you have EndNote X7, you can select to downgrade your version of Word/Office to the production release of version 15.xx. Make sure the option Automatically Download and Update is not enabled. In Word 2016, click the "Help" menu and select "Check for Updates." Here, make sure this is set to either "Manually Check" or "Automatically Check."

Alternatively, you can select to downgrade your version of Word/Office to the production release of version 15.xx:

  1. Quit Word.
  2. Browse to the Applications folder.
  3. Move the Microsoft Word application file to the Trash.
  4. Download the Word 2016 version 15.41 installer
  5. http://officecdn.microsoft.com/pr/C1297A47-86C4-4C1F-97FA-950631F94777/OfficeMac/Microsoft_Word_15.41.17120500_Updater.pkg
  6. Run the downloaded package file to install Word 2016 version 15.41 again.

These instructions can also be found in this article from Microsoft: How to go back to Office 2016 for Mac 15.xx versions from 16.xx

Once Word is re-installed, you will want to make sure the option Automatically Download and Update is not enabled. In Word 2016, click the "Help" menu and select "Check for Updates." Here, make sure this is set to either "Manually Check" or "Automatically Check."

Word 2016 version 15.xx, downgrade

For assistance with installing the EndNote tools for the 15.xx release of Word, please use the appropriate link:

EndNote X8 / EndNote online
EndNote X7