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Calibre 6.28.1 [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.

Calibre 6.28 changelog:

New features

  • Edit book: Show full path to book being edited in the status bar
  • Edit book: When adding dictionaries allow directly a LibreOffice adding the dictionary just by choosing the language
  • Edit book: When saving a copy add some convenience actions to edit the copy immediately either in the current editor window or a new window
  • E-book viewer: Highlights panel: Allow right clicking to export only selected highlights

Bug fixes

  • Edit book: Fix a regression in the previous release that caused Text search to sometimes not select matches correctly
  • Edit book: When copying files do it in order so that the files are pasted in the same order when pasting into another editor instance
  • Edit book: Fix smart tag insert not working correctly if the selected text starts with the closing angle bracket of a tag
  • Save to disk: Do not limit the total path length to 240 characters on non-Windows platforms
  • Fix incorrect cover for AZW3 version of calibre User Manual
  • Content server: Change formatting of book details to match new de-emphasized titles based formatting in the main calibre program
  • PDF metadata: Fix a regression that broke updating metadata in PDF files without an /Info dictionary
  • NOOK driver: For the Glowlight 2023 write the calibre metadata files into the NOOK sub-folder as the firmware does not allow writing files into the root folder
  • NOOK driver: Fix Glowlight 2023 not being detected on Linux and macOS
  • E-book viewer: Make CFI calculation more robust especially on pages with very little content
  • E-book viewer: Workaround bug in Chromium where getBoundingClientRect() fails sometimes leading to incorrect calculation of anchor positions
  • Fix errors caused by .DS_Store files inserted into the .caltrash directory on macOS if the user happens to open .caltrash in Finder

New news sources

  • Business Standard Print Edition by unkn0wn

Improved news sources

  • National Geographic
  • Bloomberg
  • Endgadget
  • Times of India
  • Horizons

Calibre 6.28.1 changelog:

  • Fixed a regression in 6.28.0 that could cause errors when merging some book records in Calibre.

Download: Calibre 6.28.1 | Portable | ~100.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: Calibre 6.28.1 for MacOS | 285.0 MB
Download: Calibre 6.28.1 for Linux
View: Calibre Home Page | Calibre Screenshot

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