Originally Posted by Janette55
Did some looking in my computer.
looked in documents, it has a list of folders and one says Calibre Library.
Clicked on it and it has a list of folders with books in them such as Dcken's name, click to open and it shows the different books of his I have on my reader (and supposed to be in the library).
However, when I click on a book, it shows a folder with the title and cover then a file that states metadata.pdf
When I click on that it shows up this window:
Can't open file
To open Windows you need to know from what program to use. Can go online to look it up or you can manually select from a list of programs installed in the computer.
What do you want to do?
use web services
select program from list of installed programs
the first one is marked
So, now what?
That is a VALID library (meta-data recovery/redundancy) file (and it sounds like you have a valid Library
Start Calibre and use the Library icon arrow to Switch/Create
point to that "Calibre Library" folder and click OK.
Within a few, you should see a book list
As an additional check-up use that little arrow again and "Library Maintenance" Check Library (Note: you may have inherited
some of the errors shown from the original