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Old 05-30-2012, 07:18 AM   #1
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Hi,
on the first page of the online Calibre User Manual there is a simple two books example, that I admired, as suggested :-)

BUT I look all around to have the authors names listed vertically in my catalogs, and I found nothing. When I have more then one author, they are listed on one line for me.

What did I missed? Where to look for this option?

By the way, does a comparable option exist for the Tags Column?

Thanks

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Old 05-30-2012, 11:16 AM   #2
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Hi,
on the first page of the online Calibre User Manual there is a simple two books example, that I admired, as suggested :-)

BUT I look all around to have the authors names listed vertically in my catalogs, and I found nothing. When I have more then one author, they are listed on one line for me.

What did I missed? Where to look for this option?

By the way, does a comparable option exist for the Tags Column?

Thanks
I believe that (option?)does not exists anymore (might have 2 or more Major level versions ago) in Library view.

Just to be clear: You are asking about a Single title with multiple Authors. Like:
Code:
Anne McCaffrey & Margaret Ball
and you want it to appear as :
Anne McCaffrey
Margaret Ball
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Old 05-30-2012, 11:22 AM   #3
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I'm guessing it is the screenshot from here:
http://manual.calibre-ebook.com/

Time for Kovid to take another screenshot methinks - that appearance was gone from calibre before I started using it nearly two years ago...
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Old 05-30-2012, 11:35 AM   #4
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Indeed having variable height rows in the book list was an absolute performance killer on large libraries, which is why it was removed.
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Old 05-30-2012, 12:31 PM   #5
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The end of the story

Thanks for these fast responses to the trhree of you.

I understand the problems that may have cause this option...

So I'll continue to use Calibre without it.

This peace of software has SO MANY OTHER GREAT QUALITIES,

Thanks again

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