Originally Posted by theducks
Install Calibre, (remember the location of the Library folder) then shut down.
Copy the ENTIRE contents of your old Library folder Into the New folder. Start Calibre. Note: you may have to use 'Create/Switch' to point at the new location
If you want your other settings, do the same with the configuration folder (
use the button in Preferences: Miscellaneous to locate both) Note: you may have to use 'Create/Switch' to point at the new Library location on starting
Can somebody break this down into easier instructions for me please?
When you say 'copy that ENTIRE contents of--old library folder into the new folder.' Do you mean all the books in my original Calibre library? If so how do you do this?
Or do you mean a separate folder that will be on my old computer that needs to be put in a new folder that will be formed when you install Calibre on the new computer?
Perhaps somebody can break this all down into step-by-step instructions so that I do not get it wrong.