What is a .ENS File And How To Open It – Clarivate (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .ens extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .ens file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .ENS file?

The file extension .ENS is EndNote Style File. This file extension belongs to the developer Clarivate. The file is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .ens file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .ENS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .ENS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .ENS file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .ens file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Clarivate EndNote software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Clarivate EndNote.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .ENS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Clarivate EndNote software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .ENS file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .ens file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Clarivate EndNote software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Clarivate EndNote.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .ENS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Clarivate EndNote software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .ENS file?

If you are still unable to open the .ENS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .ENS file.ent – External Entity, .entitlements – Apple, .env – Now Software, .env – E-on Software, .env – Corel. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .ENS file with the Clarivate EndNote program on Windows and Clarivate EndNote program on Mac.