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Old 05-09-2010, 08:40 AM   #1
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I think it would be cool to have a "custom field" where you can put a number, so you can sort books that you want in order, for example the Foundation ones, instead of naming them "Foundation 1", "Foundation 2: Empire", etc, you can have the real titles and then assign 1, 2, 3 to the custom field so you can sort them as you want.

Thank you for the GREAT program.

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Old 05-09-2010, 11:14 AM   #2
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The 0.7 release of calibre will have support for creating user defined fields.
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I think it would be cool to have a "custom field" where you can put a number, so you can sort books that you want in order, for example the Foundation ones, instead of naming them "Foundation 1", "Foundation 2: Empire", etc, you can have the real titles and then assign 1, 2, 3 to the custom field so you can sort them as you want.
The 0.7 release of calibre will have support for creating user defined fields.
Until 0.7 is released I use the series column to do most of this.
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