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Old 04-07-2020, 08:48 PM   #121
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Not for side loading as the series info has to be filled in the database. You cannot do it while side loading without Calibre.
Geek1011's seriesmeta.exe utility can also handle placing the series info on a Kobo ereader. Not the fastest tool but it does work quite well.
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Old 04-07-2020, 08:50 PM   #122
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I do wish someone would handle sideloading series and shelves data on the Nook.

But then, I know nothing about coding and the amount of work involved, and if wishes were fishes...
As I understand some of the discussions, Kobo exposes the database over the USB connection while Nook and Kindle do not. Hard to update what you can't locate.
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Old 04-08-2020, 08:02 AM   #123
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Not for side loading as the series info has to be filled in the database. You cannot do it while side loading without Calibre.
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I think you don't understand what John F posted.
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Old 04-08-2020, 08:09 AM   #124
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I do wish someone would handle sideloading series and shelves data on the Nook.

But then, I know nothing about coding and the amount of work involved, and if wishes were fishes...
For all we know, the nook could be like the Kindle and collections are locked down so outside software cannot do anything with them.
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As I understand some of the discussions, Kobo exposes the database over the USB connection while Nook and Kindle do not. Hard to update what you can't locate.
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For all we know, the nook could be like the Kindle and collections are locked down so outside software cannot do anything with them.
I'd assumed it was lack of interest in Nooks.
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Old 04-09-2020, 07:19 AM   #126
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I'd assumed it was lack of interest in Nooks.
It might be. It could also be that no-one with the appropriate skills and interest has a Nook. But, at this point, I think it is more likely that someone has looked and found there was nothing they could do.
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As I understand some of the discussions, Kobo exposes the database over the USB connection while Nook and Kindle do not. Hard to update what you can't locate.
Amazon used to be more open in the beginning. But because of people deleting files they should not and then having to call Amazon for support, Amazon took that away.
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