|12-12-2012, 04:59 AM||#46|
Surfing the alpha waves ~
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: New Jersey
Device: Jetbook Lite & Mini, Nook STR, Kobo, Hanvon N516, and two Androids
I usually keep the originals ... but it's really more like I don't bother deleting them.
I have a 2 TB hard drive for my music files, but ebooks? I just filled a CD-R, and that took a couple years.
EDIT: Oops! Forgot I answered this already!
Last edited by cromag; 12-12-2012 at 05:02 AM. Reason: Mea culpa!
|12-12-2012, 09:14 AM||#47|
Join Date: Jun 2011
Device: Kindle Paperwhite 2nd Gen
I delete my original files after I strip the DRM and store it Calibre.
|12-12-2012, 09:59 AM||#48|
Join Date: Dec 2008
Device: AVTN8; BBMini; Onyx Boox T68; SGN8
I strip the DRM, and then add them books to Calibre (separate library). As this simply makes a copy of the file and renames them, I can safely remove the original stripped one. The original DRM'd one will have been gone already.
|12-12-2012, 12:36 PM||#49|
Join Date: Mar 2011
Device: T1 Red, Kindle Fire, Kindle PW, PW2, Nook HD+, Kobo Mini, Aura HD
|12-12-2012, 03:19 PM||#50|
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Southwest PA
Device: iPad 3, Galaxy Note 2, Nook ST
Considering the small file sizes, I'd rather have them and not need them than need them and not have them.
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