|01-05-2011, 03:45 PM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Device: Sony 505
Large files to text
Has anyone had experience with using Calibre to move large documents (2000+ pages) from one format to another? I am trying to format something over to a .txt file so I can use it for notes.
I tried once but Calibre was still churning after 20+ minutes and there was no movement in the progress bar.
|01-05-2011, 05:09 PM||#2|
"chaley", not "charley"
Join Date: Jan 2010
Device: PRS-300, Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7, HTC Sensation, Galaxy Tab 10.1
Some conversions can take many hours. I can imagine 2000+ page documents taking a day. Let it run.
|01-06-2011, 07:52 AM||#3|
Join Date: Sep 2010
Device: Sony PRS 650, Kindle for PC
what is the source format ?
if you have it in html , or rtf, you can open it in MS word, then save as .txt.
that will be faster
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|HTML to .MOBI: large l.h. margin; text cuts off on the rt. Ideas how to fix?||thorn||Calibre||1||02-21-2010 02:47 AM|
|large isilo files in pc||hikehub||Reading and Management||0||07-12-2009 12:08 AM|
|problems with large text files.||sealbeater||Sony Reader||11||02-07-2008 04:38 PM|
|Text tool for formatting Gutenberg text files||bob_ninja||Workshop||5||11-13-2007 01:28 PM|
|Large htm files||Almagne||iRex||1||01-18-2007 05:36 AM|