Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Software > Calibre > Devices


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-17-2012, 11:06 AM   #1
sdow1 began at the beginning.
Posts: 55
Karma: 10
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: new york city
Device: nook, ipad
calibre and nook ST - not sending books to right place

this seems to be a new issue for me, not sure if it's happening to anyone else (and not seeing any threads on the subject).

Even though I have a perfectly working memory card installed in my nook, every time I try to send anything to "storage card A" (either via the fact that it's my default destination or by specifically sending to that location), books get loaded into my nook's main memory instead. I can manually move them to the storage card via my mac's finder, and they show up fine, so I'm fairly certain the card itself is fine.

Calibre "thinks" they're on Card A when it first loads them, and indicates as such, but if I look at the nook directory, they're in the main memory. Then when I disconnect and reconnect my nook, calibre finds them in "main".

Don't know if something's changed in the way things get loaded, but this can obviously turn into a problem given the small size of the nook's internal memory.

Edited to add: slight update after some further experimentation - IF I send one book at a time to the device (i.e., select an individual book and hit send to device, or send to storage card A), it ends up in the right place - on storage card A. It only appears to be when I try to send MORE than one book at a time to the device that it overrides my wishes and sends them to the nook's main memory.

Last edited by sdow1; 11-17-2012 at 11:30 AM.
sdow1 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Am I sending emails to the right place? Gilgamesh Kobo Reader 6 02-12-2012 01:44 PM
Nook:Calibre. Books not showing in correct place. Malone Library Management 2 06-17-2011 12:23 PM
Where to place sideloaded books in Nook Color? vitalichka Nook Color & Nook Tablet 0 03-02-2011 11:26 PM
calibre sending to wrong place Guyon Calibre 2 12-30-2010 12:14 PM
Sending books from Calibre to my nook? ballast Calibre 3 09-21-2010 04:42 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:56 PM. is a privately owned, operated and funded community.