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Old 01-05-2011, 03:45 PM   #1
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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.

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Old 01-05-2011, 05:09 PM   #2
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Some conversions can take many hours. I can imagine 2000+ page documents taking a day. Let it run.
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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
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