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Can I delete a book from my Kindle account without the person I share an Amazon household account finding out?

Can I delete a book from my Kindle account without the person I share an Amazon household account finding out or without that book being deleted from their account? If so, can you tell me how I can do ...
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Are there free offline PC tools converting azw3/epub to mobi? (Except Calibre and Kindlepreview)

Are there free offline PC tools converting azw3/epub to mobi? (Except Calibre and Kindlepreview) The online free converts have so many limitations such as file size and file count.
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List of top research, free and subscription, epub (electronic publication / electronic book), research sites

When I was a student, for each academic subject, there were several academic journals which you could subscribe to, and, the publications were searchable on terminals and made available in paper ...
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Making source language books available in destination language, independently, of publisher, electronically

Nowadays it is possible to purchase some (but not all) books, that are available in paper format, in electronic format. For instance, one may use Google Play Books or Amazon Kindle, to read, books (...
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How to make kindle open PDF version 1.6?

I am an owner of Kindle Paperwhite gen 2021 15 which I bought a couple of months ago I have a book in PDf which was rendered just fine on my Pocketbook 790, but Kindle refused to open it. After some ...
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Can I post an ePub book on my website host and then hide a link in a page so only those I want can read the book? Is there HTML code for that?

I have written a small booklet. It will be used in an upcoming event, and I want the leaders to get an advanced epub copy. I would like to attach this to my organizations html website. It would be ...
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DRMless AZW3 sent to Kindle Paperwhite from Calibre shows as having a very small number of pages

I bought Excession in AZW3, but the page numbers show up wrong on my Kindle Paperwhite when I load it from Calibre. The book shows as having only 4 pages. The following did not help: Device > ...
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Best practice for ebook with large number of chapters (e.g. in thousands)

I am trying to create an ebook with about 1300 chapters. The content itself is not that large (~7MB of raw text), but they are broken down over 1300 chapters or so. Each chapter is about 20-40 short ...
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How to convert documentation site to book for printing

lets say i have a typical documentation website like https://docs.kernel.org/ but locally. It may or may not consist of frames, often a frame with the table of contents and a frame with actual ...
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how to fix a kindle paperwhite repair code 2?

how to fix a kindle paperwhite repair code 2 when the restarting is not working, and the laptop does not recognice the kindle as a device? I've tried the 40 seconds restart, and not working, and I can'...
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How to retain history (e.g. last reading positions) after batch converting .epubs using kepubify

I have copied my entire library of my Kobo Libra reader to my hard drive and used kepubify to convert all the regular epubs to the kepub format (specifically the command kepubify-windows-64bit.exe --...
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Calibre: Can't get regex to populate columns with meta data by lookup name on Import

I need some help with regex, or maybe templates if regex isn't the best way. I know nothing about Python and am just getting into Regex because of Calibre. Trying to add some metadata to columns ...
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Double Superscripts in Kindle Ebooks

I am trying to convert (from Adobe InDesign) print book with a small amount of math. I've used InDesign to save a reflowable ePub. Now I'm polishing and fixing. A couple of items require double ...
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Highlights keep showing from previous version on Kindle

I don't have a Kindle, otherwise I would have tested this: is it possible that when updating (manually, through Calibre or some other programs) a book that already has some highlight, those highlights ...
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Repair for 5th Generation Kindle that is not charging

I believe the problem is a loose connection where the power cord plugs in. For several months, I had to jiggle the cord to get the charging light to come on, but now that no longer works and the ...
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Are there ereader tablets that allow handwritten notes in ebooks?

I'm looking for a tablet that one can write handwritten notes in ebooks with. I want to be able to take handwritten notes separately also, outside of ebooks, so I prefer a tablet that does more than ...
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Kindle app not finding all files

I have several epub and mobi ebooks on my Andriod phone. The Kindle app finds about half of them. I went to settings->local file access and unchecked and rechecked each folder where the ebooks are ...
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How to make a ToC with partial links

For KDP, I want to create a table of contents with links for chapters (header 1) only but no links for subtitles (header 2) within chapters. The purpose is to shorten the table of contents, as I have ...
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How to reset the Icarus Go E600BK

I have an Icarus Go E600BK ereader. It has worked since years. But recently, whenever I open a book and go to the next page, it restarts and goes back to the opening menu. I cannot find any ...
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Looking for International Platforms for Self-Publishing Technical Books

I am a technical book author looking to sell my work internationally. I have been publishing my technical books on a platform called 'Zenn'(https://zenn.dev/books/explore) in Japan, and I am wondering ...
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How can I make a title carry over to the next page if it is left alone (without text following it)?

In the Pages program, there is an option to link paragraphs or any blocks of text to each other. This is needed, for example, so that a title is carried to the next page with the main text, rather ...
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Page breaks from word document not in kdp preview

I've uploaded my docx to KDP. I have a page break before each 'heading 2' set in styles. Through the book page breaks are honored... except in Section 3. Each section has 12 chapters. 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, ...
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remove books from daughters iPad with a kindle app

I loaded the Kindle App onto my daughter's iPad. Her kindle app is synced to my Amazon account. I want to remove the books that she will likely have no interest and only keep the books I want her to ...
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Extending images to edges of screen (bleed) with CSS to Kindle

Kindle Create has a new feature called "image bleed". It extends an image past the left and right margins by placing it on the edge. I'm wondering how to reproduce it, is there a way to ...
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I uploaded a Kindle book. How can I view the book description prior to publishing?

I want to publish a Kindle book. I uploaded both the description and content. However, I can´t find the description on the Amazon Kindle page for review before publishing. I can see the content but ...
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Extra epub file inside an epub ebook?

I have an epub file which weighs 5.4 MB, and I looked at the files inside using Calibre's "Edit Ebook" feature. I noticed the following weird thing: among the files inside the ebook are two ....
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Can we transfer annotations of a .epub file to Kindle?

I have a .epub file with some annotations and highlights. I was reading this on the Calibre desktop app. I transferred the file to my Kindle using the drag-and-drop service from Amazon. However, the ...
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How to use Malayalam dictionary on kindle

I would like to use Malayalam dictionary on my kindle pw. I downloaded a Malayalam dictionary named "English-Malayalam dictionary by Gijo Varkey". I tried all formats of the dictionary viz ...
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newly added books from PC don't show up in Kindle

I have some issues with my paperwhite 5 and I need some help. I was able to use it for months wo any issue. I copied many books from PC into Kindle's "documents" folder (in mobi format) - ...
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Encode Tag Metadata Into Epub

I have recently started converting some of my non-epub documents to the epub format. I see in Calibre that there is a 'Tags' column that contains genera information (screenshot below). I would like to ...
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Punctuation Moved to Beginning of Line?

I am working, not to say struggling, with an EPUB3 book exported from InDesign 2023. The dedication page looks like this in Sigil: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <!...
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Why doesn't my PDF have updates made to the original EPUB?

In Calibre, I went in the editor and edited an EPUB and everything is fine; even sent the updated book to my Kindle and the updates are there. When I convert to PDF in Calibre and save to disk the ...
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Google play books reader inbuilt dictionary does not work for pdf ebooks

I like the Google play books reader app. I generally have ebooks in PDF format. I frequently use the dictionary feature but this feature does not work for PDF ebooks. So I need to convert them in EPUB ...
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How can I convert a PNG to a PDF, where the width of the PNG is fitted to a page size, and it is broken apart into pages?

This seems like it ought to be obvious, but is anything but. I'm working in Windows. Suppose I have a PNG that is say, 1,200 by 6,000 pixels. I would like to be able to convert it to a PDF, such ...
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Dot inserted on EPUB doc with Calibre

I am converting an Open Office Doc into EPUB with Calibre and everything works great, except in front of every Chapter Heading in the body of the doc, Calibre adds a single dot. I am using the tag &...
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CSS modal for epub with fallback

Our revised pure CSS modal works OK in virtually all eReaders I've tested (at least on the eReaders I needed to attain good results). The page code does have a very minor "onclick" JS. The ...
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What are the disadvantages of offering a title at Amazon simultaneously POD (pdf) and as an ebook (kpf), but with different layouts?

I would like to offer the same title in two different formats at Amazon, namely as a printed book generated from a pdf and also as a Kindle-format (kpf) e-book. The reason for this is that I can do ...
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Is there a way to turn off hyphenation for a .kcb file?

Is there a way to turn off hyphenation for a .kcb file, either using Kindle Create or a more sophisticated .kcb-outputting program Choice of whether or not to hyphenate is a user setting on a Kindle, ...
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Images chopped horizontally on ADE

I have about 20 images in an epub (on various xhtml pages). My prepped epub shows its images (when tested on cell phone): OK on Kobo App [with .kepub.epub extension set] OK on PocketBook eReader OK ...
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My trusty kindle broke after many years and I never made a Kindle account, how can I transfer the books I have from the device to the kindle app?

the screen of my Kindle broke a while ago and I thought I could just transfer the files of my Kindle device onto my Kindle account. I never bothered really setting up a Kindle account because I ...
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Can the same book be published at Amazon in colour for the Kindle app and black and white for print?

Hardcopy books cost more to print in colour than in black and white, whereas distributing an ebook that is readable using the Kindle app costs the same in both. Is it possible at Amazon to publish a ...
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What makes the Kindle Paperwhite to show text from a EPUB file in light-gray font?

I've converted a DOCX file to the EPUB format using some online converter. It looks like the conversion was performed using the Calible behind the scenes. However this EPUB file is barely visible on ...
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Software to Verify Formatting across ebook Readers

Is there anything out there to check that your fancy formatting will get displayed properly in ePub, Kindle, Kobo, phone readers, etc? Many years ago, when my company first started making eBooks we ...
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Is it possible to disallow a reader to swipe to the next page in epub format?

I've started working on a "choose your own adventure" book, for which it seems epub is well-suited. The choice at the end of a section are mere href links to the sections that are the ...
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Kindle Fire what is the toggle option in collections under "view"?

Kindle Fire what is the toggle option in collections under "view"? There is a blank toggle switch right under the view options (grid, list, most recent...). Can anyone tell me what its ...
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Calibre on TrueNAS

I have setup Truenas scale 22.12.3.1 and I wanted to move my libraries to Truechart calibre app. So I setup the app with app storage 2 NFS Shares, 1 for Imports and 1 for Libraries. The NFS Share ...
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Is there a DRM-compatible ebook reader with continuous vertical scrolling?

I am looking for an eReader app for Android that will allow me to purchase DRM protected ebooks and read them with continuous vertical scrolling. So far I've only managed to find apps that only ...
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Ebooks that allow handwritten notes

Is there a place to buy ebooks that allow handwritten notes in the apps used to read them? I'm considering buying etextbooks, and want to be able to write handwritten notes in them with a wacom pad. ...
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iPhone 14 Nook Orientation Problem

Recently my nook app on my iPhone 14 switched to landscape mode. Normally, you just change the orientation of the phone to change the viewing mode. But it seems stuck there. It is very annoying. ...
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Is it possible to move links or ocr layer from a djvu file to another one?

I have two similar copies of a text in djvu format: – one copy has an OCR layer; – the other copy has various convenient links in the "Contents" and "Subject index" pages, linking ...
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