Originally Posted by TenaciousBadger
what sort of file are you trying to convert?
i'm asking because if it's PDF you can simply use the "save as.." function (even if all you have is the Acrobat Reader) and you;ll bypass Calibre altogether
I never touch PDFs.
I'm just trying to convert .mobi .lit and .epub files so that I can edit them and take out the junk at the beginning (publication page, maps, author information and the like). I like my books to start right at the story. But thanks for the suggestion.