The Preference window is divided into the following panes:
- General: Adjust appearance, import settings, and other general features.
- Sync: Set up data and file syncing.
- Search: Manage PDF fulltext indexing and see relevant statistics.
- Export: Set default settings for generating bibliographies and citations.
- Cite: Add, remove, edit, and preview citation styles and install word processor plugins.
- Advanced: Zotero data location, library lookup, and other advanced settings.
Follow the instructions below to se up the preferences - and do this before you start using Zotero.