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What iOS or Android PDF readers have a "go back" functionality?

I am looking for a PDF reader that can handle large PDFs efficiently... but, importantly, allow the user to go back to a previous page once they follow a link. It seems to me this feature should be ...
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Which ebook readers can play videos?

I am looking for help to determine which ebook readers that are currently on the market can play videos. Specifically I would like to know if there is a model that works well with online learning ...
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How to show page number in Kindle app on iOs?

I am trying to use Kindle app on my iPhone to read books that are not on my Amazon account. I just send them via email. What I am struggling is these books have a weird substitute for page numbers. It ...
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How to preserve each page as sections when converting PDF to EPUB with Calibre?

Trying to convert a PDF to EPUB with Calibre, and make it generate EPUB sections with each individual PDF page. Example: convert this to PDF with LibreOffice https://acdbio.com/sites/default/files/...
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Links between e-book files in the same folder

Which e-book file format (EPUB, PDF, DjVu, XPS, CBT, CBZ, FB2, PDB, HTML, DOC, MOBI, etc.) allows inserting a hyperlink to another e-book file in the same folder in an e-book reader? I want to make an ...
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Best Ebook Reader Applications for Multiple Devices

So I know the best is very opinionated, but currently I am managing all my ebooks (All formats) using Callibre Software for Desktop and whenever I have to sync it with other devices I prefer Google ...
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Why won't my Kindle sync all my personal documents?

Most articles I find on the web that I want to read, I sync to my Kindle. I had a Kindle Voyage, and I had problems syncing personal documents. Whether it was a hard limit of books or documents or a ...
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Windows Internals eBook & Kindle Paperwhite compatibility

I just bought the Windows Internals, Part 1, 7th Edition eBook in Kindle format on Amazon and found out it doesn't render very well on my old Kindle Paperwhite 2 (6th generation). Some text is missing,...
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What software supports creation of EPUB (Kindle) files in Persian language based on Amazon RTL file creation standards

I am trying to develop a file in EPUB format in Persian (Farsi) language based on the Amazon's file creation standards. Could you kindly suggest what software I need to use for this purpose? I have ...
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How to track plagarist by ISBN?

A self-published author friend (how ironic, on Author's Day!) found her book has been copied entirely, given a new cover and title, and is available for order on Walmart and other book sellers. She's ...
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Authorship/rights, how are they distributed in a children's ebook?

Considering a children's ebook where each page has text and is illustrated, how are the rights and authorship typically distributed between the writer and the designer?
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Synchronization Kindle between Macbook Pro and tablet

I want to read and edit books and pdfs on all my devices(Macbook Pro, Ipad Pro and Samsung Galaxy A7). I tried Kindle for this. However, Kindle for mac is not compatible with others. When I use ...
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How can one change the "Date Added" of a book in Adobe Digital Edition?

I recently installed Adobe Digital Edition (ADE) on my computer. On ADE, each book has some associated metadata. The one I am interested in is the "Date Added" which is the date and time the ...
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Kindle ebook for free distribution: azw3 or mobi?

I'm working on a project of a website where we'll give ebooks for free (and of course without drm). Apart from epub, we'd like to give also a kindle-compatible format. And here I'm a bit confused: on ...
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Calibre cuts full anime pages

I have a quick question about calibre. My process is that is have a folder with JPG's of a manga that I read, I then zip that folder into a zip file and run it through calibre to get a PDF file in the ...
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difference between `variablelist` and `glosslist` in DocBook

I can't find an explanation when which should be used in any guide. Even their presentations in “DocBook 5.2: The Definitive Guide” by Norman Walsh are similar. Maybe, one of them is deprecated? Maybe,...
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Kindle Keyboard Wont Go To Drive Mode

My Kindle Keyboard won't Enter USB Drive Mode and IDK How To Get it too. it is version 3.4.2 B008. pls help me!
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How to include internet-based images in eBooks?

Can I include internet-based images (img tag with href set to a URL on the internet) in .epub, .mobi and Amazon-encrypted mobi? I always found documentation online that you can include images with ...
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How to remove (Untitled) sections from epub file - visible in kindle viewer

I've got a technically clean epub file that I made in Calibre. The table of contents is displaying well except for a sections labled (Untitled). I've looked for an html tag that might be causing ...
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Downloading Kindle books via USB

I recently rejoined Kindle Unlimited but -I'm having problems downloading to my kindle. It was easy the last time I did it but now there seems to be a big problem. I'm using the same kindle device ...
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DRM-ing mobi files Amazon's way

I cooperate as a sysadmin with a publishing house. They publish standard books and ebooks. Ebooks are watermarked. Now they want to add a library service (lending ebooks for a short time period) They ...
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How to hide toc.xhtml in epub 2

I have an epub 3 that I want to be backwards compatible for older e-readers that expect an epub 2. My table of contents is rendered in a toc.xhtml, as expected by an epub 3. In addition, I have an ....
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Link in footnote error from Calibre. Upload to d2D error

Here is the error Draft2Digital is giving me when I upload my epub file: ERROR(RSC-005): .tmp.tmpxl0rfcuu.epub/index_split_014.html(85,203): Error while parsing file: attribute "data-docx-vert&...
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How to convert the pdf (images slightly distorted) of a book to a clearpdf/epub?

Can someone please suggest a way to convert the pdf of a book which is collection of photos of the book into a clear pdf/epub. I have attached a sample page for your reference, and pages like these ...
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ecmascript and css in epub3

I am starting to learn to code to create e-books in EPUB format. I have two questions: Which type of Ecmascript is used in EPUB3? Is it es5 or es6? Is modern CSS which is SCSS/SASS compatible with ...
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How can I identify what is causing a KDP server error 500 when I try to post the updated version of a title?

Before posting, I checked and re-uploaded another title that was unchanged. I got identical error behavior, so while there may be something wrong with my HTML, it seems Amazon KDP is experiencing ...
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Kindle App not available on my Samsung tablet; how can I access my library?

I want to read my many kindle titles on my newish Samsung Tablet but the Kindle app is not available for the model. What can I do?
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What will be the Kindle file type replacement for when mobi files are deprecated?

What is the current or preferred file type to convert an epub to for a kindle? Assuming paperwhite, or similar relatively recent model. My kindle has backlight but isn't waterproof like the ...
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Updating ebooks purchased from Google Play Books

I've recently purchased an ebook from Google Play Books. It is an engineering book, so it's obvious that it frequently keeps updating to next editions. My question is that, can we update a book ...
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Is it possible to add a Table of Contents to a CBZ file for my comics?

I want to save a volume of a comic with the table of contents showing each chapter. Is that possible?
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Changing the Sleep mode activation on the Kindle Paperwhite 10th generation

Is there a way to extend the time before a kindle paperwhite 10th generation goes into sleep mode?
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Metadata for Epubs

I'm currently building epubs by hand (ok, I do cheat and use Calibre's epub editor from time to time). And through some curse from a dying sorcerer everything I'm doing is: One of a series/trilogy/...
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Any Ebook editor that allows easy media overlay?

I am trying to create an ebook with a media overlay (read aloud feature). Once created, I would like to use the ebook to play audio and highlight the text in the book at the appropriate time in the ...
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Can I turn on a non responding Kindle Paperwhite?

According to this answer it's 2nd generation, and no matter how much I charge I always get the following screen, can anything be done?
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I need to know what format can be used on my kindle Oasis 2019 to save up the most space?

I have files in .txt with the total weight of 457 mb. I need to save it in 170 mb of space of the kindle oasis 2019.
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Calibre is changing HTML content while converting

I used Calibre to convert my HTML file to EPUB3 and check it with its viewer and I notice that a lot of syles are missing !!!! so I check the created ebook's files using calibre local editor and what ...
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Convert multiple html files with assets to EPUB3

how can i convert multiple HTML files with their own assets(CSS/js/font/images) into epub3 I already have tried caliber and ebook-convert input.html output.epub but a lot of assets are missing and ...
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Does prefers-color-scheme media query work for dark mode in most readers?

For the past year or so I've been reading my books with dark mode enabled on an iMac (Books/iBooks). Additionally, I use both Books and Marvin 3 on the iPhone, which also have this feature. Lately, I'...
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Table in Kindle Fixed Layout Mobi showing horizontal scroll

I have created a Kindle mobi, where I am displaying a table. I have given width to all the <td> and also <table> tag. But still the table showing right and left arrow to scroll ...
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Google Books support audio files in reflowable ePub?

I want to add audio files to my reflowable ePub. But it seems like not working in Google Books, but it works on iBooks. Kindly help if anyone knows how to add audio work on ePub for Google Books. I ...
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Change eBook font doesn't change font for ordered/unordered lists

I've created an ePUB with fonts exported so that when viewed on "Original" (eg in iBooks), you see the same font as the paperback edition of the book. But if you change the font in iBooks (...
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Adobe Digital Editions - Transferring books to devices

Does ADE automatically transfer books to all devices attached to my account? For example, if I download an eBook from the library on my desktop computer, will it automatically sync my eInk reader and ...
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How does Project Gutenberg generate their (generic geometric) cover images?

I've been collecting these and at first I did not like them at all. But given the age of the works and how no one's going to pay to commission original artwork for such things, I've started to warm up ...
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Kobo Aura SE: Images and dark mode is not shown correctly

that's more than a year that I have this problem. First of all my device is Kobo Aura 2nd edition (that little one), I can remember my kobo was working fine I had recognized that when I connected my ...
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EPUB 3 large file leading to poor performance

I am generating very large epub3 books (almost all text) and I have noticed severe performance issues when trying to read them. Is there any format changes I can make to make reading performance ...
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Cannot highlight sentences in Kindle app on iPad

Since my old fire tablet is out of order, I installed a kindle app on my iPad and started to read a book on it. This may sound like dumb but I cannot highlight the sentences on this app. Some websites ...
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WiFi performance on Kindle 10th Paperwhite

I have 10+ WiFi devices in my household and all of them has access to home WiFi through entire flat. Even though that some rooms are as far as 10-15 m from router and there are 2-3 walls between to ...
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Typical time needed to transfer books to Kindle 10th Paperwhite via email

tl;dr I've sent a number of files to my Kindle 10th's private email address about 3,5 hour ago and there is no reaction so far -- neither return / rejection email nor books appearing in the device. Is ...
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Convert fixed layout azw3 file, to pdf first or other formats if not possible, with all formatting intact

I have an azw3 as described above. It can be converted into epub, using the extension from Calibre "Kindle Unpack", but there are no paragraphs, meaning that the all the words in the txt ...
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Show books of device that are missing in calibre

How can I show books that are on the device, but not present in the local Calibre library? I have installed Calibre on multiple computers. Naturally, my eBook device ends up with the complete ...

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