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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to convert and read Khmer PDFs on Kindle?

I was able to find a PDF in Khmer language(a.k.a. Cambodian language). However, when I tried to upload it into my kindle, it turns everything into gibberish. I've looked around and there aren't many ...
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Purchasing foreign ebooks on kindle

Reading german books on the kindle. As I based in the UK and would like to read more german books and take advantage of kindle offers on the german kindle store. Can we have both the UK and German ...
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How to remove any kind of selectable fields in PDF

I am trying to remove these selectable fields from this PDF. The goal is to remove them and then run them through an OCR so that I make a searchable PDF. I have managed to make the PDF searchable ...
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Highlights and notes are not save to my Clipping file

I regularly delete the My Clippings file in my Kindle when it gets too big. Usually a new one appears the next time I make a highlight or a note, containing just that one highlight or note. However, ...
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Convert PDF to Epub, advanced features

I've read all similar questions here, and most of the answers suggest using calibre for this task, however, I'm trying to improve the output. Here I explain: I've extracted text from a PDF using ...
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Sigil EPUB: Auto-generating internal links to illustrations

I'm working on converting a large book from its original digital masters to EPUB. I'm using Sigil right now, but am open to using other tools where appropriate. This book contains a lot (240!) of ...
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Any way to one-time TRANSFER / MOVE Kindle books to a separate account?

Presumably transferring Kindle ebooks to someone else isn't allowed in general, but has anyone found a way (or contacted Amazon Support for them to successfully do this manually, on their side?) to ...
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Is there a way to make third party book (non-amazon) covers appear as screensavers on Kindle?

So recently Amazon has introduced this feature which shows the cover of what you are currently reading on the lock screen of your Kindle reader (at least for Kindle Paperwhite 4 as far as I know). As ...
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Creating a PDF File

I have a folder that contains subfolders with different files inside them (html, css, images, audio files ...). It's basically the contents of a book. How can I create a PDF file from this folder, is ...
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Reading progress on a Kindle Paperwhite

I like to know how much time I've got left in any book I'm reading on my Kindle. I set it up each time a start reading but it seems to default to location or no reading progress at all. I know it's ...
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Kindle - How to add downloaded book to kid's account?

The device is Kindle Basic 10th Gen 2019. I have created a child account in Settings/Parental Controls/Amazon Kids and I am trying to add a downloaded book to it. However, the Kindle shows this ...
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How to self generate a Kindle ebook with Enhanced Typesetting so that I can left align the text?

I generated an HTML page and would like to send it to my Kindle. I'm trying to have this HTML book left-justified in my kindle. I used Calibre and Kindle Previewer to generate Mobi, KDP, and HTML ...
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Where to buy non-kindle-format (epub,azw) e-books which look like the printed books?

If I want to buy e-copy of academic books, most of the publishers (Oxford, Cambridge, etc.) direct to amazon store or allow epub version. However, I do not want the e-pub or other formats (e.g. azw) ...
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Kindlepreviewer Command Not Found Mac Os X

I'm using some specialty software (Circular FLO) that requires use of the "kindlepreviewer" command in terminal, and any time it tries to do so, or if I try to do so myself, including "...
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Can Nook Read Kobo Books and Vise Versa?

I've been a Kindle user for years, but have had some frustration with Amazon lately and am thinking I want to diversify a bit by buying some other eReader. If I understand correctly, both Nook and ...

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