Calibre 3.24.2 [Update]


Calibre is an open source e-book library management application that enables you to manage your e-book collection, convert e-books between different formats, synchronize with popular e-book reader devices, and read your e-books with the included viewer.

It acts as an e-library and also allows for format conversion, news feeds to e-book conversion, as well as e-book reader sync features and an integrated e-book viewer.

Calibre's features include: library management; format conversion (all major ebook formats); syncing to e-book reader devices; fetching news from the Web and converting it into ebook form; viewing many different e-book formats, giving you access to your book collection over the internet using just a browser.

New features in Calibre 3.24:

  • Conversion: EPUB Output: Add an option to output EPUB 3 files.

  • PDF Output: Add an option to break long words at the ends of lines.

  • PDF Output: Allow using images in the header/footer templates

  • Add an option to use two lines for the text under the toolbar button in Preferences->Look & feel

  • Edit book: Spell check: Update the number of misspelled words/total words displayed when correcting/ignoring words.

  • Edit book: Fix HTML: Automatically resolve private entities

  • Improve formatting of help in Preferences->Tweaks

  • ToC Editor: Allow undo for renaming single items as well.

Bug fixes

  • PDF Output: Strip zero-width space characters from the text as their presence prevents searching from working
  • DOCX Output: Fix < pre > tags not being converted correctly.
  • DOCX Input: Fix incorrect conversion of a framed block that contains a list.
  • Conversion: Fix private entities that use the same name as an HTML entity not being handled correctly
  • Viewer: Fix HTML files with private entities displaying an artifact at the top
  • Edit book: Check book: Show an error for HTML files with private entities
  • EPUB3 Input: Fix titlepage being referred to in the nav causing two titlepage entries in the final book.
  • Fix throbber buttons not being perfectly aligned inside toolbars
  • Quickview: Fix sizes not being displayed.
  • Edit book: Compress images tool: Do not mark the book as changed if no images could be further compressed.
  • Book list split-view: Fix horizontal scroll position of split view can change when changing the current column in one view.
  • Fix Bookeen Saga not being recognized on macOS/Linux.
  • Edit metadata dialog: Fix undo last trim not working for automatic trims.
  • Content server: Fix series field blank in Italian translation
  • BeautifulSoup: Port fix from upstream for outputting bare ampersands in strings.
  • calibredb add: Run the input plugins before reading metadata instead of after.

New news sources

  • The Federalist by Kovid Goyal

Improved news sources

  • The New York Times Book Review

  • New York Times

  • Le Devoir

Changes in Calibre 3.24.1:

  • Version 3.24.1 fixes a regression in the 3.24 in the editor that caused syncing between the editor and the Preview panel/Live CSS panel to not work correctly

Changes in Calibre 3.24.2:

  • Conversion: EPUB Output: Add an option to output EPUB 3 files

Download: Calibre 3.24.2 for Windows | Portable | Windows 64-bit | ~60.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: Calibre 3.24.2 for MacOS | 75.4 MB
Download: Calibre 3.24.2 for Linux
View: Calibre Home Page | Calibre Screenshot

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