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Old 11-09-2010, 03:30 AM   #1
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Kindle DX Graphite html => mobi problem

Anyone has has same issue as me about Kindle crash when it is converted from HTML => Mobi format and using dictionary feature?


I am using calibre to convert from Html => mobi and when i am using dictionary feature it seems to crash , i wonder anyone has same issue or just me bad luck???
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Old 11-09-2010, 12:26 PM   #2
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It might be because of incorrectly formatted HTML. Without more specifics, it is difficult to say. MOBI does not support all of html, so that could be a problem too.

BTW, if you have an HTML file you can rename in from *.html to *.txt and sideload it onto the DXG and it will read it without conversion. The html formatting will be intact, that is, the html formatting the Kindles allow.
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That's pretty handy and I tried it. I opened the html file in notepad and saved it as a different filename of type txt - and it displays very well on the Kindle.

Is there a quicker way to do the filetype editing? Maybe some type of batch processing?
Thanks!
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