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Old 08-04-2011, 02:05 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by rp272 View Post
I have installed the 'Collections plug-in' to Calibre and created collections based upon both series and title. Some small collections are correctly sorted but I suspect this is my by luck than anything else. I have a collection of Bernard Cornwell's 'Sharpe' which runs to more than 20 volumes.

I have meticulously edited the metadata to ensure each is given the appropriate number in the series but when I look on my Kindle 3 they are not in the right order.

Please can anybody tell me how to do this.

TIA

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Roger

Computers sort Text by character weight.
You many need Leading 0's in your template to keep things weighted
Without leading 0, you get:
1 foo
10 foo
100 foo
2 foo
20 foo
200 foo

with
001 foo
002 foo
010 foo
020 foo
100 foo
200 foo
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