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Old 10-15-2011, 01:43 PM   #1
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&mdash and &hellip

I have some pdfs with &mdash and &hellip. How do I get rid of them? If someone could tell me how to convert to anything, I can take it from there and convert it to mobi. I have tried to convert pdf to mobi on both Calibre and mobipocket, and the darn &mdash and &hellip are still there.

Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks, Debra
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I have some pdfs with &mdash and &hellip. How do I get rid of them? If someone could tell me how to convert to anything, I can take it from there and convert it to mobi. I have tried to convert pdf to mobi on both Calibre and mobipocket, and the darn &mdash and &hellip are still there.

Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks, Debra
If they are in the PDF that way it was because they were mis-applied before or during conversion.
The proper code is those names ending with a semi-colon.
so search for &mdash Replace with —
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Sorry, it is — How do I convert it from there?
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Old 10-15-2011, 09:16 PM   #4
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Turn on Heuristic Processing!!!! Is there anything Calibre can't do?
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