|07-15-2010, 04:30 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Arlington, VA
|07-15-2010, 06:44 PM||#2|
Join Date: Apr 2010
Device: Kindle 2
I've run into this problem too, though I don't have an appropriate file on me to test out. Two options come to mind, though - I bet you can probably fix it by checking the tickybox for "Use cover from source file" on the main conversion page.
If that doesn't work, I guess the slightly more complicated method could be to remove the cover image from your .epub file, upload the .epub into Calibre, then add the cover image separately. If you then convert to another file format (say, .epub to .mobi), that cover image will be added into the new file; maybe you can then convert back to .epub? I'm not sure how much formatting might be lost in the backwards-conversion, but if you're desperate that should work well enough.
|07-16-2010, 02:01 AM||#3|
creator of calibre
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Mumbai, India
calibre uses a setting in the metadata of the epub to detect the cover image. Some epubs have this set wrong, which leads to an incorrect image being detected. In this case, do as december said and add the cover separately.
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