|01-23-2013, 04:13 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Cordes Lakes, AZ
Device: Kindle Fire
Easy question-I hope
Can't seem to find this in help, but what format should the filename be so that when loaded into Calibre, the title, author, and series get put into the correct column? Is is changeable by options?
|01-23-2013, 04:33 PM||#2|
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Heemskerk, NL
Device: PRS-300, PRS-T1
If you are talking about ePUB, it is not in the filename but in the metadata of the ePUB.
|01-23-2013, 08:50 PM||#4|
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Sydney, Australia
Device: Kobo: Touch, Glo, Aura H2O
It si configurable. In calibre, go to the preferences and then "Adding books". You need to uncheck the "Read metadata from file contents" option at the top. Then, partway down is a field to specify how to read the file name. You can do lots of things with that.
|01-30-2013, 12:00 PM||#6|
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Altus, Oklahoma today
Device: iPhone 5/iPad 1,2 & Air/Surface Pro/Kindle PW
You don't need regex in Calibre to read data from the filename. It has the fieldnames in a selector that you just put into the same order/style as your filename. It has a test button as well to make sure you got it right!
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