|03-22-2011, 12:58 PM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2011
Device: Kindle 3rd Gen
Keep getting Chapter,Date,Time stamps
So I am very new to Calibre and to Kindle itself, we are talking just a couple of hours, so I apologize in advance if the problem I am facing is very obvious and very amateur-ish.
So I tried converting a PDF formatted book into .MOBI. The conversion went not so greatly, I keep getting these at the end of each page and other times just in random places...
(This was in the acknowledgment section of the book)
Chapter = ack
Date: August 26, 2009
Time: 9:11 am
(For example this was stamped at the end of each page in chapter 1)
Chapter = c01
Date: July 8, 2009
Time: 6:35 pm
Can anyone please help me understand why I am getting these and how I can remove it please?
Again I apologize in advance if this is a very stupid question, as I said I am very very new to all this.
|03-22-2011, 01:20 PM||#2|
Join Date: Feb 2008
Device: Cybook Gen3
|03-22-2011, 01:21 PM||#3|
Well trained by Cats
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: (The original) Silicon Valley, USA
Device: Astak Pocket Pro, K4NT,Galaxy Tab 2
is going to a tricky 'footer' removal setting <- Hint
I prefer to use Sigil after the basic convert and see what my REGEX finds before letting it replace YMMV
|03-22-2011, 04:44 PM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2011
Device: Kindle 3
I asked kind of the same question in another thread and it seems there are only two ways: the search & replace way (either in calibre or a regex-able text editor) and the cropping-with-Adobe-Acrobat way.
If you try to crop your pdf with anything else (as I recently discovered), it will "hide" the header and/or footer but the actual text will still be in the file and show after conversion.
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