Calibre

Calibre 2.68 eBook Converter released for Linux, Windows, and Mac

Calibre 2.68 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a lot new features and minor bug fixes. Calibre 2.68 changelog New Features: Add a tweak to Preferences-Tweaks to control the list of servers calibre considers public email servers Bug Fixes: Content server: Fix a regression in the previous release that broke the OPDS feeds for libraries with no custom columns Edit metadata dialog: Fix auto-generation/validation of author sort values not working when only changing case of the author name.

Calibre 2.67 released with Kobo Aura One driver support

Calibre 2.67 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a lot new features and minor bug fixes. Calibre 2.67 changelog New Features: Allow creating custom rating columns that support half-stars via Preferences-Add your own columns Tag Browser: Add an option in Preferences-Look & Feel-Tag Browser to turn off the display of counts in the Tag Browser Tag browser: Show the book counts on the right edge of the Tag Browser Cover Browser: Allow any metadata field to be used as the sub-title, not just the rating Edit Book: A new tool to sort the rules in a CSS stylesheet.

Calibre 2.65.1 released with Kobo Aura One and Aura Edition 2 support

Calibre 2.65.1 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with an added option in Preferences-Searching to make searching case-sensitive. Calibre 2.65.1 changelog New Features: Driver for Kobo Aura One and Aura Edition 2 Kobo driver: Add an option to ignore some collections on the device. The specified collections will not be touched by the driver.

Calibre 2.63.0 released with regex engine update to support Unicode 9.0

Calibre 2.63.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with regex engine update to support Unicode 9.0. Calibre 2.60.0 changelog New Features: News download: Allow controlling which periodicals are automatically sent to a specific email in Preferences-Sharing by email Edit Book: Update regex engine to support Unicode 9.

Calibre 2.60.0 released with news download feature

Calibre 2.60.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with improved configuration dialog for the Kobo Touch device driver. Calibre 2.60.0 changelog New Features: Edit metadata: In the drop down list for languages, show the five most recently used languages first. Edit Book: Check Book: Add a check for missing navigation documents in EPUB 3 books Kobo driver: Improved configuration dialog for the Kobo Touch device driver Copy to Library: Do not abort the copy process if only some books fail to copy, instead report which books failed and copy the rest.

How To Install Calibre 2.58 on Ubuntu 16.04 and Derivatives

Calibre 2.58 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a text search tool to conveniently search for text even if it crosses multiple HTML tags. Calibre 2.58 changelog New Features Edit Book: A text search tool to conveniently search for text even if it crosses multiple HTML tags (Search-Search ignoring HTML markup) OSX: Allow drag and drop of file onto viewer dock icon to view file Bug Fixes Workaround for incompatibility between Qt 5.

How To Install Calibre 2.57 on Ubuntu 16.04 and Derivatives

Calibre 2.57 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new “Ornamental” cover design for the “Generate cover” feature and a host of new sources. Calibre 2.57 changelog New Features Driver for the Bq Cervantes 3 A new “Ornamental” cover design for the “Generate cover” feature Windows: Use a helper process that does not load any calibre DLLs to display file open/save dialogs.

Calibre 2.51 released with new features and bugfix

Calibre 2.51 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with an added action to the context menu for the search bar to paste and instantly execute the search and many more. Calibre 2.51 changelog New Features Add an action to the context menu for the search bar to paste and instantly execute the search.

Calibre 2.49 released with new features and bugfix

Calibre 2.49 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new option to hide empty categories in Tag Browser and many more. Calibre 2.49 changelog New Features: E-book viewer: Add an option to allow only a single book to be viewed at a time. Trying to view a second book will cause it to replace the currently viewed book.

Calibre 2.48 released with new features and bug fixes

Calibre 2.48 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new option to hide empty categories in Tag Browser and many more. Calibre 2.48 changelog New Features Driver for Energy Ereader Screenlight. DOCX Input: Add option to have superscripts/subscripts converted so that they do not affect the line height of the line containing them.

Calibre 2.47 released with new tool to easily export and import all calibre data

Calibre 2.47 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new tool to easily export and import all calibre data — books, settings and plugins. Calibre 2.47 changelog New Feature A new tool to easily export and import all calibre data — books, settings and plugins Get Books: Add plugins for Amazon Australia and Amazon India.

Calibre 2.45 released with ability to generate a cover

Calibre 2.45 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release now enables users to customize the text that appears under the covers with a template in Preferences-Look & Feel-Cover browser Calibre 2.45 changelog New Features When sending books without a cover to the device, generate a cover with book metadata instead of using the blank book icon Preferenes-Add your own columns: Show more information about existing columns Bug Fixes PDF Output: Handle input documents with fonts that do not have either postscript or full name information.

Calibre 2.44 released with new features and bugfixes

Calibre 2.44 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release fixes the Amazon metadata download, due to website change at amazon.com that prevented ratings from being downloaded. Calibre 2.44 changelog New Features Allow setting the cover for a book from one of the book’s formats by right clicking on the format in the Book details panel.

Calibre 2.43 released with quick fix to amazon.com website rating

Calibre 2.43.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release fixes the Amazon metadata download, due to website change at amazon.com that prevented ratings from being downloaded. Calibre 2.43.0 changelog New Features Edit Book: Add a ‘Smart Comment’ tool to easily comment/uncomment text Tag mapper: Add new rule types to upper-case, lower-case or capitalize tags Markdown input: Allow the ‘extra’ convenience extension as a shortcut for enabling multiple other extensions.

Calibre 2.42 ebook management released

Calibre 2.42.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new feature: Driver for SONY DPT-S1, Edit Book: When showing suggestions for mis-spelled words, also show suggestions from user created word lists & Edit Book: Check Book: Add a check for “invalid” ids. Calibre 2.42.0 changelog New Features Driver for the new NookGlowlight Plus.

Calibre 2.36.0 released with new icon themes

Calibre 2.36.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with new icon themes: Change the calibre icons easily via icon themes. Calibre 2.36.0 changelog New Features Icon themes: Change the calibre icons easily via icon themes You can now change the icons calibre uses easily via Preferences->Look & Feel->Change icon theme. Several icon themes are already available for calibre When adding empty books to the library also allow creating duplicates of the current book, with all metadata copied.

Calibre 2.34.0 released with support for amazon.nl

Calibre 2.34.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new feature: Amazon metadata download: Add support for amazon.nl. To use it go to Preferences-Metadata download and configure the amazon plugin to use Netherlands as the source. Calibre 2.34.0 changelog New Features Amazon metadata download: Add support for amazon.nl. To use it go to Preferences-Metadata download and configure the amazon plugin to use Netherlands as the source.

Calibre 2.33.0 ebook management released

Calibre 2.33.0 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new feature: Driver for SONY DPT-S1, Edit Book: When showing suggestions for mis-spelled words, also show suggestions from user created word lists & Edit Book: Check Book: Add a check for “invalid” ids. Calibre 2.33.0 changelog Bug Fixes Conversion: Ignore stylesheets linked via media queries that use device specific features.

Calibre 2.31 ebook management released

Calibre 2.31 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new feature: E-book viewer: Make the search engine used for searching for selected text configurable (in the Miscellaneous section of the viewer preferences). Calibre 2.31 changelog E-book viewer: Fix dragging to select text with the mouse causing the page to slide sideways in paged mode, if the mouse leaves the text area.

Calibre 2.28 released with conversion of ebook format to Microsoft Word

Calibre 2.28 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with a new feature which supports conversion of text styles, images, lists, tables, embedded fonts, etc. Produces DOCX files compatible with Microsoft Word 2007 or newer. Calibre 2.28 changelog New Features Add keyboard shortcuts (Ctrl+Right, Ctrl+Left) to switch between virtual library tabs. When sending email using GMX pause for five minutes between books, to prevent GMX from blocking the account.

Calibre 2.26 released

Calibre 2.26 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with driver support for the soon to be released Kobo Glo HD. In addition to this, there is new additional news source support – Discover Magazine Monthly by Michael Marotta. Calibre 2.26 changelog Bug Fixes Do not use a separate process to draw the splash screen.

Calibre 2.24 released with new features

Calibre 2.24 recently released, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. This latest release comes with new features one of which is addition of an option to not save the bookmarks inside EPUB files, under the Miscellaneous section of the viewer preferences. Calibre 2.24 changelog New Features E-book viewer: Add an option to not save the bookmarks inside EPUB files, under the Miscellaneous section of the viewer preferences Manage User Categories: Allow restricting the visible items to only those present in the current Virtual Library (if any) Book details panel: Allow copying full path to ebook files by right clicking on the format link Bug Fixes Edit Book: Fix GIF format images being corrupted when using the builtin image editor to make changes to them.

Calibre 2.17 released with new reports tool

Calibre 2.17.0 had just been released and this release comes with a new reports tool that shows a summary of files, images, words, characters and styles used in the book. The reports tool is a great way to get an overview of the different parts of your book. Every line in the report is hot-linked, double clicking it jumps to the places in the book where that item is used. In addition to this, you can now add the ‘Manage Snippets’ action to the toolbar, for easy access.

Calibre 2.16.0 released with snippets support

Calibre 2.16.0 had just been released and this release comes with some improvements, new features, including bug fixes. Noticeable changes includes added support for snippets — small pieces of text that are often re-used. You can now create your own snippets and insert them into the text with only a few keystrokes. The snippets include support for placeholders that you can jump between. Calibre 2.16.0 changelog Edit Book: When importing files and the book has an orphaned entry in the manifest for that file, but the file itself is not present, rename the file instead of erroring out Book Details panel: Fix author links with URL schemes other than http or file preventing context menu from working PDF Output: Make the minimum height for headers and footers scale with the base font size Fix a typo that prevented the Cybook Muse from being detected on some computers Fix regression in 2.

Calibre 2.2 Released with Improved news sources

Calibre 2.2 has been released and this release comes with lots of changes, improvements, new features and bugfixes since 2.1 release. Noticeable changes includes added news source “The Hollywood Reporter by Darko Miletic”, and improved news sources which includes Common Dreams, LA Times, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, and cracked.com Calibre 2.2 updates Kindle driver: Add option to not overwrite existing page number (apnx) files on the device when sending books to the device Kindle driver: Add option to allow customization of the page number (apnx) generation algorithm based on values in a custom column Metadata jacket: Allow customizing the jacket template to show the tags in alphabetical order View specific format window: If a conversion finishes in the background making a new format available, update the window E-book viewer: Automatically hide the mouse cursor if the mouse has not been used for a few seconds.

Install Calibre 1.39 in Ubuntu 14.04

Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It has a cornucopia of features divided into the following main category: Library Management E-book conversion Syncing to e-book reader devices Downloading news from the web and converting it into e-book form Comprehensive e-book viewer Content server for online access to your book collection E-book editor for the major e-book formats New Features Edit Book: Allow creation of custom color schemes for the editor (Preferences-Editor settings) Check Book: When reporting unmanifested file warnings, allow auto fixing by adding the file to the manifest if it is referenced elsewhere or removing the file if it is not Edit book: Preview panel: Allow syncing of position more accurately when there are multiple tags on the same source code line Edit book: Live CSS: Indicate which CSS properties are overridden by higher priority rules Kindle driver: When generating page numbers automatically, add an additional method to detect page boundaries, using the presence of tags in the source of the book.