|05-08-2011, 01:16 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 2011
North Chicago Suburbs - Nook
I got the Nook because I already had purchased about 30 books in the E-Reader format and have an E-Reader publisher program I use to save collections of poems and old hymns. I wanted to be able to put them on my reader, and I also liked the idea of the replaceable battery. Kindle couldn't deal with either of those, so I got the Nook E-Ink a year ago when it was $250. I also liked the way the nook worked hand-in-hand with the brick-n-mortar stores with the Read In Store benefit and occasional free smoothies.
Calibre appears an excellent program for managing books, and I am looking forward to becoming an expert in using it.
I am trying to figure out how to write recipes to get rss feeds, and am having a miserable time
I tried all afternoon to write one to get the Gutenberg feed, and all I can get is the HTML code, The instructions are not very helpful (and since I don't know python I am starting in the hole.) I see that there is a Gutenberg Plugin, but no information on exactly what that is and how to use it. So I am a newcomer, and eager to learn.
I'll be a regular for a while until I get me sea legs.
|05-08-2011, 03:39 AM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Monaco-Menton, France
Good to have your company, Van. Might be an idea to post your specific question in the Nook- or Calibre-dedicated sub forums here at MR. Happy Nooking and best wishes. Neil
|05-08-2011, 05:12 AM||#3|
Chocolate Grasshopper ...
Join Date: Mar 2008
Device: Cybook Gen3 , Pocketbook 302 (Black) , Nexus 10: wife has PW
Welcome to Mobileread ....
Tips & tricks available, have a look in the Nook Forum ...
There is also a Calibre Forum ...
|05-08-2011, 08:04 PM||#4|
Rollin' with the punches
Join Date: Jan 2009
Device: Sony PRS-650, droid x, sad damaged 505
Welcome! Hopefully you won't leave after you get your sea legs, stick around
Northern 'burbs- not a bad place to be!
|05-08-2011, 08:37 PM||#5|
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Northern Virginia, USA
Device: Sony PRS-505, iPhone 5, Sony T1, iPad 3
Hi Van and welcome to MobileRead
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