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Old 01-10-2013, 11:35 PM   #1
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Unhappy connects but does not show the books that are on my ereader

calibre generates the following error message when i connect it to Calibre. All of my library is properly displayed but none of the books that are on the reader show in the "on devise" column.

please HELP!!!


[Errno 22] invalid mode ('wb') or filename: u'F:\\metadata.calibre'

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "site-packages\calibre\gui2\device.py", line 85, in run
File "site-packages\calibre\gui2\device.py", line 470, in _books
File "site-packages\calibre\devices\prs505\driver.py", line 199, in books
File "site-packages\calibre\devices\usbms\driver.py", line 246, in books
File "site-packages\calibre\devices\prs505\driver.py", line 248, in sync_booklists
File "site-packages\calibre\devices\usbms\driver.py", line 391, in sync_booklists
File "site-packages\calibre\devices\usbms\driver.py", line 389, in write_prefix
IOError: [Errno 22] invalid mode ('wb') or filename: u'F:\\metadata.calibre'
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Old 01-10-2013, 11:38 PM   #2
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If F: is your Reader, find the file metadata.calibre and move it off the reader. According to the error, the file should be located in the root of your Reader.
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If F: is your Reader, find the file metadata.calibre and move it off the reader. According to the error, the file should be located in the root of your Reader.
Today I had the same problem as the original poster on my T1, so I took your advice and it worked like a charm. Thank you.
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