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Old 12-09-2010, 11:37 AM   #1
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how to convert to azw files ?

hello my daughters are buying me a Kindle wi-fi e-reader for christmas and i have looked it up and it says it uses azw files,i tried to convert my books on Calibre because all mine are pdf but i cannot see azw,will it be ok to convert to mobi files prc and will kindle be ok with them ?
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hello my daughters are buying me a Kindle wi-fi e-reader for christmas and i have looked it up and it says it uses azw files,i tried to convert my books on Calibre because all mine are pdf but i cannot see azw,will it be ok to convert to mobi files prc and will kindle be ok with them ?
Yes. AZW is just Mobi with another layer of DRM.
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thank you i am converting them now to mobi,can you please tell me what mobi means ?
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Calibre won't convert .azw files that have DRM on them. It will however, convert any .azw file without it so keep that in mind.
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