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Old 09-30-2012, 09:40 AM   #1
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remove author from title field

As the title suggests I would like to remove the author from the title field

I have a collection of books but they all display like this

The Little Nugget (P.G. Wodehouse)

how do i remove or move the authors name in () to the authors field
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You can do this in two steps using REGEXP in Edit metadata in bulk.

0. Make a backup copy of your calibre library!!!
1. Copy Author from title to authors field.
2. Remove (Author) from title field.

You can brush up on how to write REGEXP here:

http://manual.calibre-ebook.com/regexp.html
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