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Old 04-25-2013, 09:45 AM   #1
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Migrating from Glo to Aura

Hi all,

I plan to grab an Aura HD today, but I'm not sure how to sideload my epubs without Calibre. Although I expect Calibre to update fairly quickly to support the Aura, it doesn't yet. Is it just a matter of copying the epub folders off of my Kobo and putting them in a similar directory on the Aura? Will this backup my reading progress in each book as well? If not, is that possible?

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You can still use Calibre by just connecting to the drive, you won't get shelves, but the Aura picks things up just fine
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You can still use Calibre by just connecting to the drive, you won't get shelves, but the Aura picks things up just fine
Good to hear, thanks. I don't really use shelves, so it makes no difference to me.
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Good to hear, thanks. I don't really use shelves, so it makes no difference to me.
You will also lose series information and pregenerated covers/thumbnails if you used those options in Calibre. You should be able to send the series information again once you get a Calibre that recognises the Aura, but to get the Calibre-generated covers I think you would need to resend the books.
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You will also lose series information and pregenerated covers/thumbnails if you used those options in Calibre. You should be able to send the series information again once you get a Calibre that recognises the Aura, but to get the Calibre-generated covers I think you would need to resend the books.
Thats why I don't have much stuff on my Aura yet
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Quick note, the new Calibre is now out, so time to upgrade!
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