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Old 12-18-2008, 04:14 PM   #1
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External EPUB viewer

As good as the EPUB viewer is, I would like to use an external EPUB viewer for the EPUB files in my calibre database. While I can always just go find the folder, or save it to a desired location. It would be nice if I could configure calibre to use the system default EPUB viewer rather than the internal one.
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Old 12-18-2008, 04:33 PM   #2
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As good as the EPUB viewer is, I would like to use an external EPUB viewer for the EPUB files in my calibre database. While I can always just go find the folder, or save it to a desired location. It would be nice if I could configure calibre to use the system default EPUB viewer rather than the internal one.
Adobe Digital Editions displays epubs. So does, up to a certain degree, FBReader.
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Old 12-18-2008, 04:52 PM   #3
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Look at the interface section of the config dialog
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Old 12-18-2008, 05:04 PM   #4
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Thanks. I glossed over it for some reason. I like the EPUB viewer you've built, but I get strange behavior from it sometimes. For example, whenever I change the preferences it jumps back several chapters in the book I'm reading, almost always to the same spot.
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Thanks. I glossed over it for some reason. I like the EPUB viewer you've built, but I get strange behavior from it sometimes. For example, whenever I change the preferences it jumps back several chapters in the book I'm reading, almost always to the same spot.
Open ze bug report and it will get fixed.
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Old 12-19-2008, 08:49 AM   #6
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Will do. Doing some more testing of it today. Thanks.
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