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Old 01-10-2011, 07:16 PM   #1
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Left to Right language problem on iKindle

Hello!
I am new to the forum though old by fighting this problem about mixing English and Arabic in the same document meant for the Kindle.
I am using Calibre to convert an MSWORD document with mixed English and Arabic (left-to-right [LTR] and right-to-left [RTL] languages) to mobi and epub ebooks. Every thing looks good. However when I try to read the mobi output on the "Kindle for PC" application, the RTL text in Arabic is reversed (LTR).

Is this a Kindle limitation?
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Old 01-10-2011, 07:59 PM   #2
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Old 01-10-2011, 10:01 PM   #3
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Welcome to MR! I'm not sure about the inner-workings of how the Kindle reads a document. Maybe try the Kindle forum if you don't get an answer here.

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Old 01-11-2011, 12:41 AM   #4
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Welcome to MR! I would also suggest you try either the Calibre or Kindle subforum (on the main forum list page)
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Old 01-11-2011, 06:31 AM   #5
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Good to have your company, Saeed. Why not post your question in the Kindle-dedicated forums for quick user advice? Best wishes. Neil
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