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Old 02-22-2012, 02:06 PM   #1
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Kindle for PC 1.9.0 - breaks the tools

Just got an update post from Alf's blog. Looks like a fix will not be coming soon.
So for now just use KforPC 1.8x

Don't know if it would be ok to post the email so just go to the blog for the full info.

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Old 02-22-2012, 03:00 PM   #2
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I just went to Filehippo and downloaded the last 1.8. version to keep as a backup. I wont be upgrading anytime soon.
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Old 02-22-2012, 03:04 PM   #3
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Thanks for the heads up. I had issues with a previous version of K4PC and can't remember if I left the auto update or not.
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Old 02-22-2012, 03:09 PM   #4
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I just went to Filehippo and downloaded the last 1.8. version to keep as a backup. I wont be upgrading anytime soon.
I always keep an old version on file just in case. I'm on 1.83 and have had no problems.

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Old 02-22-2012, 03:10 PM   #5
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Thanks for the heads up. I had issues with a previous version of K4PC and can't remember if I left the auto update or not.
I always have the auto update unchecked. Don't like it when things auto do anything.

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Old 02-22-2012, 03:15 PM   #6
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I'm on some really old KindleForPC as it works and the tools work. I don't use it to read. Just to download free books.
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Tough decision. v1.9.0 supports KF8 in all its glory.
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Tough decision. v1.9.0 supports KF8 in all its glory.
Two computers, one where you can test drive 1.9, the other for the tools.
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Tough decision. v1.9.0 supports KF8 in all its glory.
But the problem is even if you could still use 1.9 to strip AZW, you would not be able to use it to handle KF8 and with 1.9, I'd think you'd be downloading any books available in KF8. So it's a lose-lose there.
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Old 02-22-2012, 03:26 PM   #10
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But the problem is even if you could still use 1.9 to strip AZW, you would not be able to use it to handle KF8 and with 1.9, I'd think you'd be downloading any books available in KF8. So it's a lose-lose there.
I have absolutely no idea what you just said.
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I have absolutely no idea what you just said.
The way it's going to work at Amazon is that if you have a device/software that handles KF8 and the eBook you want has a KF8 version, you will get the KF8 version when you download the eBook. If you have a device/sfotware that doesn't handle KF8 and there is a KF8 version, you will get the AZW version.

As of now, Calibre doesn't convert from KF8 and the tools do not strip the DRM from KF8.
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Are you really trying to explain to me "the way it's going to work?" Would it do any good if I told you that's nice of you, but completely unnecessary?
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Old 02-22-2012, 03:38 PM   #13
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Tough decision. v1.9.0 supports KF8 in all its glory.
I hold out hope that someone will fix things.
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I hold out hope that someone will fix things.
Doesn't look like it will happen anytime soon.

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They have changed their local secure storage file format completely. This will take a major reverse engineering effort to fix and one we are not ready to commit to. So in other words ... do not hold your breath.
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Old 02-22-2012, 04:30 PM   #15
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Doesn't look like it will happen anytime soon.



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That's KF8 but I still have hope someone will fix the problem. I can wait.
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