|01-21-2010, 01:59 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Overview for ePub files on the Nook
So I load my book up in Calibre and edit the meta-data with a nice cover, appropiate data and a book description like a good boy. Then I send it to my Nook which works flawlessly in Calibre... mostly....
The problem is my book description from the comments field of the meta-data doesn't get transfered to the Overview section of the book when it is on my Nook. I know I can have it send the meta-data as a seperate page for the book itself, but I would like it to look like the books I've purchased through B&N.
Anyone have a way to populate the overview section for a book on the Nook?
Other than that Calibre is an amazing and essential part of my new eReader life. And really this sounds like more of a Nook issue then a Calibre issue.
|01-21-2010, 02:51 PM||#2|
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: (The original) Silicon Valley, USA
Device: Astak Pocket Pro, K4NT,Galaxy Tab 2
First off: Welcome to the group.
Did you Convert your book after you added the Meta-data?
Convert, inserts stuff into the document, even if you convert from EPUB to EPUB.
|01-21-2010, 03:15 PM||#3|
Manic Do Fuse
Join Date: Oct 2006
Device: Sony 500, 505, 350, Kindle 3, DXG, nook, Irex DR800SG, iPad
I do not think it is possible right now to do what you want. I have also tried without sucsess.
|01-23-2010, 11:52 PM||#4|
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Mississippi, USA
Device: Kindle 3 and Fire
I agree with Madam Broshkina, that this probably isn't possible today. If anyone has an example of a 3rd party (not B&N) ebook on the Nook with a working overview, then this might allow the Calibre team to reverse engineer whatever is required to do this.
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