|02-10-2011, 02:31 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2010
creating table of contents
I have a few books that do not have a table of contents to quickly get to each chapter and I would like to create one. I havent been able to figure out how to do this yet. I know its possible because some of my books already have them. Can anyone help?
I guess I should add ive downloaded Sigil as well before and when I add a book to it in Epud the book is automatically put in there with each chapter spilt saying index_split_000.xhtml
index_split_001.xhtml and so forth but when i save and add back into calibre i dont know how to get the table of contents still.
Last edited by kainu7; 02-10-2011 at 04:22 AM.
|02-10-2011, 04:48 AM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2009
Device: PRS-650, iPhone
It might be a good idea to do a short search first, or even a brief scan of the current topics. This same question has come up twice this week already.
Read here for suggestions:
Note if you aren't getting chapters when editing with Sigil it's because you Chapter headings aren't surrounded by <hx> tags.
You can try using Heuristic Processing under conversion to detect and add proper mark up for chapters.
Last edited by ldolse; 02-10-2011 at 10:55 AM.
|02-10-2011, 10:51 AM||#3|
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: (The original) Silicon Valley, USA
Device: Galaxy Tab 2, Astak Pocket Pro, K4NT
Sigil and Calibre have different ways of building up the TOC. Neither are wrong In the end, you get a EPUB TOC (not the same as a inline: just another page TOC)
AFAIK, Sigil will start from scratch (Rebuilds) EVERY TIME it opens an EPUB. Sigil only uses Hn tags to build from (there is a special code class "SigilNotInTOC") to cause Sigil to exclude it from the list. The TOC editor (F7) has a tick box to CLEAR if you don't want it to show in the TOC (the Class get auto-magically added)
Calibre conversion can use REGEX Patterns to detect TOC items
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