|01-10-2014, 12:48 PM||#16|
Join Date: Aug 2010
Device: Kindle 3 3G+Wifi
A senior moment ? Fix to procedure
I know this is an old procedure, and I don't know if I'm the only one in the whole wide universe still using it
From Calibre version 1.18 ( I think) and forward, the procedure is still valid, BUT step 3 (select all found books in step2) I found that I had to use key-combo Ctrl+Alt+A and not Ctrl+A as I "think" i used to do. Using Windows here.
The rest should work OK. It does here.
I know this is an old procedure that Chaley helped me with, but just in case some "entity" in the universe beside me uses this procedure, this is what I found.
Last edited by pchrist7; 01-10-2014 at 12:50 PM. Reason: Typo
|01-10-2014, 06:19 PM||#17|
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: NSW Australia
@pchrist7 - I don't use that specific procedure, but Ctrl/a is normally a 'work everywhere kb shortcut', it does a select all here
And so does Ctrl/Alt/a - I didn't know that, I might give it another job
It's possible something/someone has assigned Ctrl/a to something else. Open the ...\calibre\shortcuts\main.json file in notepad or similar and search for Ctrl+A if its found then do not change that file directly, use Preferences-> Keyboard.
It's also possible that Ctrl/A has been 'hijacked' within windows - try doing a Ctrl/a in windows explorer, make sure you're in a location with more than one thing in it.
Last edited by BetterRed; 01-10-2014 at 07:04 PM.
|01-10-2014, 07:54 PM||#18|
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Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southeast US
Device: PRS-T2, Nexus 7, KindleT, iPad2, Kindle3KB
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