How to Install Calibre

Calibre 2.5 Released with new features

Calibre 2.5 has been released and this release comes with some improvements, new features, including bugfixes. Noticeable changes includes E-book viewer: Allow changing the website that is used as a dictionary for looking up words in the viewer, Edit book/Book polishing: When embedding fonts or subsetting embedded fonts, handle the :first-letter and :first-line pseudo-element style rules. Calibre 2.5 updates Fix a typo preventing calibre from recognizing the new Kobo Aura H2O Edit Book: Spell Check: Fix replaced words coming back into the list when toggling the “Show only misspelled words” setting Edit Book: Spell Check: Fix replacing a word with multiple words causing the replacements to show up erroneously in the list of misspelled words Edit Book: Fix leading or trailing hyphens on words being ignored when spell checking E-book viewer: Fix a regression, caused by a Qt 5 behavior change, that caused incorrect colors to be shown when viewing MOBI files that use CSS 3 color specifications internally Tag Browser: Fix drag and drop of books onto a language not setting the language.

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.

Calibre 2.0 Released with Qt5 Support

Calibre 2.0 has just been released and this release comes with lots of changes since 1.48, improvements, new features and bugfixes. Noticeable changes includes added support for MTP devices (Android phones/tablets) on OS X, and updated the version of Qt used by calibre to Qt 5. This fixes various longstanding bugs in calibre that were caused by bugs in Qt 4. Calibre 2.0 other changes includes Edit Book: Make the edit saved search/add saved search popup window non-modal Tag Browser: Show format specific icons for the format entries in the Tag Browser Library check: Add buttons to conveniently mark all fixable/deletable items Edit Book: Prevent long saved searches from making the saved search dialog too wide E-book viewer: Reloading the book now re-opens it at the current position even if the option to remember position when quitting is turned off PDF Output: Fix balanced parentheses in the text of items in the Table of Contents not being rendered properly by some PDF viewer New news sources includes General Knowledge Today by Kanika G, BBC Arabic by logophile777 Improved news sources includes TIME Magazine, The Atlantic, Down to Earth, Heraldo de Aragon, Radikal (Turkey), Wired Daily Edition, Orange County Register Install Calibre 2.

Calibre 1.48 Released with Further New Features

It was about a week ago when Calibre 1.47 was released. With the release of Calibre 1.48 comes additional bug fixes, improvement and additional new features. A noticeable change is the ability to dump calibredb list output in JSON instead of using ASCII separators, as most scripting languages have JSON parsers built-in. Calibre 1.48 New Features E-book viewer: Make the list of bookmarks a dockable window that can be kept open while reading the book E-book viewer: Make the Table of Contents panel a dockable window so it can be moved around and even made into a separate floating window E-book viewer: Allow reloading the current book by pressing F5 or Ctrl+R Edit Book: Allow changing the case of selected text by right clicking and choosing the appropriate change case action Driver for Kiano Booky Light zsh completion: Complete filenames inside epub files for ebook-edit ebook-edit: Allow specifying multiple internal files to open and get rid of the no longer needed –edit-file option list of bug fixes Install Calibre 1.

Calibre 1.47 Released with New Features

Calibre as we already know, is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It helps users to easily read ebooks on their personal computer, convert ebooks from one format to another, create electronic books based on recipes of your very own ideas. What’s New in Calibre 1.47 Cover Grid: Now you can have your own defined emblems (icons) to be displayed next to covers, based on simple rules you create E-book Viewer: Now you can use wiktionary.

Install Calibre 1.45 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 helps users to easily read ebooks on their personal computer, convert ebooks from one format to another, create electronic books based on recipes of your very own ideas. New Features Edit Book: Add in-context help for HTML and CSS Now, you can right click on any HTML/OPF/NCX tag name or CSS property and the editor will open some help for that item in your browser.