|01-14-2014, 08:46 AM||#2|
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Southern Sweden, far out in the quiet woods
Device: Ubuntu Linux, Cybook Opus, Motorola Xoom with Mantano Premium
What is "notes"?
|01-17-2014, 02:14 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jan 2014
In the kindle, or standard pdf documents, notes are like bookmarks with the ability to jot down some additional text, thus, a note. This comes in handy especially with text books and code books. With std. pdf docs, I can search my notes for text I left behind in the pdf. But I'm wondering if Calibre can do the same. Kindle only shows the list of notes, but you cannot search their text.
|01-17-2014, 02:41 PM||#4|
Join Date: Jan 2011
Device: PRS-T2, Nexus 7, KindleT, iPad2
There are a couple of optional plugins you could look at here:
Index of Plugins (list with descriptions), sticky by kiwidude.
I don't know if these plugins have search capability or not, since I don't use them: Annotations. Sony PRS-T1 Notes. May be others too.
|01-17-2014, 03:24 PM||#5|
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: The Beaten Path, USA, Roundworld, This Side of Infinity
Device: Kindle Touch fw5.3.7 (Wifi only)
I've used Annotations plugin. It can import notes from the Kindle, Marvin (iOS app) and Goodreader (iOS app) and stores it as a custom column in calibre. Once it's just text in a custom column, you can search for it.
I believe someone is trying to create support for Kobo as well.
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