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Old 12-18-2010, 09:33 PM   #1
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Salutations

Greetings - I am an expert PC user just getting into my first ebook reader (a Nook Color). I am an Android fangirl so I am sorely tempted to root the NC...but I will sit on my hands and wait until I see what B&N offer next year.

I've idly read about a few issues which I need to investigate in more detail:
  • NC inability to pick up covers from epub files
  • how can I reorder books on "My Shelves"? e.g. I want to display a series in series order, not alphabetical order
  • moving books between libraries in Calibre seems to not be working on my mapped network drive

I'll get to these as I explore the site. Welcome, other newbies!
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Old 12-19-2010, 02:47 AM   #2
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Old 12-19-2010, 05:21 AM   #3
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Old 12-19-2010, 06:48 AM   #4
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Old 12-19-2010, 06:59 AM   #5
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Old 12-19-2010, 08:14 AM   #6
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Old 12-19-2010, 11:22 AM   #7
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Old 12-19-2010, 11:40 AM   #8
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Old 12-20-2010, 04:44 PM   #12
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Welcome Arachne, don't know anything about Nook but looks like you are a techie and will soon be able to give us tips. Have tons of fun with your new toy.
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Old 12-27-2010, 03:06 PM   #13
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Thanks, everyone, for your warm welcome.

For those of you that asked about how I like the Nook Color: I love it, except for the inability to buy books from Barnes & Noble from outside the US (even via their website). I've had problems with an order I tried to place from the Nook which I can't download and can't remove from my library to try again. A call to B&N wasn't particularly helpful. I'll let you know how this goes.
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