Likebook Mimas PDF

I just got the Likebook Mimas. I like the ease of writing on PDF's but when I save it I can't open the 'Teil' PDF file in Windows 10. I've tried Foxit Reader, Chrome and Edge. All say the file is corrupted! I have no problems opening PDF's created in the Likebook Note app. How do I open the 'Teil' files please? One other issue, the light on the Mimas appears dimmer than the light on my Likebook Mars. To get the same brightness I have to increase the setting much higher in the Mimas. Is that a f...
Tags: Books, Android Devices, Mimas, Likebook Mimas, Likebook Mimas PDF

Greetings from Sacramento, CA!

I've finally decided to bite the eReader trend. My wife has had a Kindle Paperwhite for about a year. I'm not a fan of being stuck to a specific food chain. I considered the BN Glowlight but just didn't take the bite. Been watching the Kobo line. From reviews, the Clara HD just seemed like the one to grab. Then when I saw the $99 for Mothers Day sale at Walmart, I decided I'd man up and buy one for myself. It will arrive on May 10. I looking for a case. Seems the $40 for the OEM is a li...
Tags: Books, Mac, Walmart, Introduce Yourself, SACRAMENTO CA

POTD: Maschinengewehr 74

The highlight of any training within the military? Shooting fully automatic firearms for sure, as well as blowing things up, and in Today’s Photo, you can see soldiers of the Austrian Bundesheer working their issued Maschinengewehr 74. Perhaps running with the 12 kg heavy (plus ammo and other gear) isn’t the highlight of the day, […] Read More … The post POTD: Maschinengewehr 74 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Austria, Photo of the Day, Steyr Mannlicher, Maschinengewehr 74, MG74, Bundesheer, Maschinengewehr, MG42/59

How would you know?

There's one thing in particular that really puzzles me about pharmaceutical commercials."Sufferers of Sweaty Elbow Syndrome can relax. Clinical trials have shown that Placebon causes up to a 7.5% drop in elbow sweat production in almost half of users. If you or someone you love are living with SES, ask your health care provider about Placebon. In rare cases, patients reported depression and suicidal thoughts. Stop taking Placebon and see your health care provider if these occur. Side effects are...
Tags: Guns, Ses, Blog Stuff, Tam, Bread And Circuses, Seriously WTFingF, Placebon

Default description font size huge

Why is my default description font size 24 px Noto Google font? I started having this issue recently, where what I thought was plaintext that I paste into a book's description field is changed into that font/size in the HTML tags. For example, why do I have these sort of tags: Code: ?
Tags: Books, Library Management, Noto Google, Noto Sans

New Brandeins Recipe

Hi everyone, someone notified me that the original Brandeins recipe is no longer working. I saw that someone updated my original one in the meantime. Unfortunately, they changed their website once again, so I had to basically re-write the recipe. Also bad news, some of the sections, divs or classes have generated identifiers, so I needed to identify some elements by text. Anyways, here we go, I'd appreciate if some of you on here could test it as well, before I would recommend to replace this...
Tags: Books, Germany, Recipes, Wandel, Wirtschaft, PREFIX, Zum Online Shop

"Loading please wait..." message when accessing the server by IP

Hi, I installed calibre on an Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and started the contentserver. After accessing the server from another system or by using the IP of the system (on the system the server runs on) the server only displays the "Loading please wait" message. If I access it using "localhost" instead of the IP it works fine. I tried it both as a headless server as well as the calibre integrated server. Can someone please help me to understand why I am getting this message if I use the IP? Thanks. ...
Tags: Books, Server

Six on Saturday 4th May 2019

I would like to claim that this subtle combination of Thermopsis, the pale yellow tulips and the Euphorbia in the background was planned but it wasn’t.  I can even remember planting the pale yellow tulips and they don’t appear on my bulb order form last Autumn so I am wondering if in a moment of... Read More
Tags: Gardening, Uncategorized

Backing up all settings/current state

If i want to backup all settings except KOReader itself, what would be a good strategy ? :chinscratch: I've been experimenting with the following: data_dirs="cache clipboard data/dict data/tessdata history ota screenshots settings styletweaks" data_files="settings.reader.lua history.lua crash.log batterystat.log"
Tags: Books, Koreader

Likebook Air Firmware

Hi My current e-reader T62D has a bright spot when using the built in light. I guess it's some sort of blemish in the "defuse layer". Anyway lately it's been annoying me constantly. So I've been looking for a new e-reader. I would like to get the Likebook Air (T65s I think) but sadly I can't find anything in regards to firmware mods like Gonyx. It would be fine if the device works well out of the box but I've read reviews that this one also tends to freeze/crash at random intervals with the st...
Tags: Books, Android Devices, Air, Likebook Air

Lucasfilm Is Celebrating May the 4th With a Galaxy's Worth of Star Wars Book Announcements

It’s time to embark on the Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Books, Science, Marvel, Disney, Lucasfilm, Marvel Comics, Del Rey, Kevin Shinick, Rebecca Roanhorse, Ethan Sacks, Star Wars The Rise Of Skywalker

‘Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker’ Concept Art Reveals Insane New Lightsaber Battle, New Line-Up of Books Announced

Before the release of every episode of the primary Star Wars saga, there’s a collection of books leading up to the arrival of the film itself. This year is no different as the Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker line-up of books has just been announced. But that’s not what the coolest revelation is today. Like every Star Wars movie hitting theaters, there will be The Art of Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker book that arrives around the time the movie hits theaters. Not only was the releas...
Tags: Art, Books, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Darth Vader, Resistance, Lucasfilm, Marvel Comics, Rian Johnson, Leia, Force, Cool Stuff, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Rey

[Plugin] Grammalecte

Initial release: May 5, 2019 Current Version: "0.1.0" This plugin is a simple Grammalecte-based grammar/spell checker for French ebooks. (Unlike the LibreOffice version, this plugin does not come with a GUI.) Credits: This plugin uses the Grammalecte 1.0.2 Python library. System requirements: This plugin requires Sigil 0.9.5 or higher. Installation: 1. Select Manage Plugins from the Plugins menu and select Use Bundled Python, if it isn't already selected or greyed out. 2. Click Add Plugi...
Tags: Books, Plugin, Plugins, Sigil, GPL, Grammalecte

how to import two libraries with same name but different content

I accidentally installed two parallel version (3.40 & 3.34) of calibre, one on C: drive and one on E: drive. Before updating WIn 10 update on my computer, I exported from both versions the same libraries to restore if the win10 update crashes like last year. I then updated ver 3.34 to ver 3.42, but it deleted the 3.40 ver on the other drive when doing the update. Now I have 3.42 calibre in one location. If I import back the books from one version, will the import from the seconf version overwr...
Tags: Books, Library Management

My shelves

I started creating shelves to organize all my books by tags in Calibre and now Im just wondering if the only way to get it to sort them is if I have to delete all the books already on my kobo and then re-download them all back onto it for this effect to take change?
Tags: Books, Library Management

Calibre won't read epubs anymore

Hi, I'm having a problem with all my epubs in calibre (I'm talking about purchased ones, all of epubs basically). PDF, even pdf versions of those epubs, always work just fine. Everytime I try to open one with ebook-viewer, there's a blue question mark either covering the whole page, or a small one on the upper left corner. If I open the pdf version, which I always create, it work. The weird thing is, thinking it very unlikely that they all were corrupted at the same time, I downloaded Adobe dig...
Tags: Books, Calibre

Hollywood’s Golden Age and a murder mystery collide in Amanda Quick’s taut page turner ‘Tightrope’

A serial killer, a feisty trapeze artist, and the glamorous milieu of 1930s Southern California: Seattle author Amanda Quick has returned to the fictitious resort town of Burning Cove for another page turner involving lifestyles of the rich and infamous.
Tags: Books, Hollywood, News, Entertainment, California, Seattle, Amanda Quick

SILENCER SATURDAY #71: Suppressor Height Sights Are OVERRATED

Good morning everyone and thanks for reading yet another edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday, a safe space for common people preserving their hearing, not government-backed movie assassins. Today we will be talking about a peripheral issue effecting suppressed shooters: sight picture. The question (or comments) regarding the use of suppressor height sights on pistols is […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #71: Suppressor Height Sights Are OVERRATED appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday

Leftists Urge Americans to Betray Their God-Given Right to Bear Arms – Part Three

Opinion The power of emotional rhetoric shamelessly exploited to undermine the Second Amendment. Leftists Urge Americans to Betray Their God-Given Right to Bear Arms – Part Three New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- People like New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo and Representative Eric Swalwell (D-CA), know full well the power of rhetoric. And, as they are well versed in it, they know how to use it. They know the power of persuasion. They know how to woo some members of the public—those susceptible to t...
Tags: New York, Guns, America, United States, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, Nra, Eric Swalwell, Gun Rights News, Lockean, Democrats War on Guns, Arbalest Quarrel, Roger J. Katz, Stephen D'Andrilli, Arbalest Group, Federal and State

Calibre side-loaded book covers?

Some books will display the cover, some refuse to at all, and some display momentarily only to disappear after a minute. What are the requirements to get Calibre side-loaded book covers to consistently show up on a Kindle PW4 ? Do book formats matter (eg. mobi / azw3 / kfx) ? Do book ids matter (eg. must I set/unset isbn / mobi-asin) ? Do book cover sizes matter (eg. Is there a maximum resolution) ? Under what circumstances can/does the Kindle download it's own covers from Amazon ? Must I embe...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Amazon Kindle

Image errors

I have edited an epub-file in Sigil and then validated it in validator.idpf.org. Everything is okay besides the fact that all images give the following error: ./tmp/uploads/1556979114444_0000019038/inputFile/Natvark2.epub File 'OEBPS/Images/1.jpg' could not be found. All images is inported to the Sigil-Folder Images. I have read some earlier threads in this forum about that issue but I really don´t understand whats wrong. A year ago I edited some epub-files including images without these pr...
Tags: Books, Sigil

Take Your Mother Out to Dinner for Mother’s Day on Big Horn Armory

Any new purchase made between Sunday, May 5 – Sunday, May 12, 2019, will receive a $25 gift card to Olive Garden with your order. Big Horn Armory's Mother's Day Thank You Cody, Wyo. (Ammoland.com) – Big Horn Armory (BHA), makers of big-bore firearms, is pleased to announce that anyone who makes a new purchase from their website between Sunday, May 5 through Sunday, May 12, 2019, will receive a complimentary $25 gift card to Olive Garden. Take mom out to dinner for Mother’s Day, courtesy of ...
Tags: Guns, America, Mother's Day, Olive Garden, Bha, John Browning, Linebaugh, Shooting Industry News, Big Horn Armory, Facebook Instagram YouTube, Greg Buchel, Smith Wesson Magnum, Big Horn Armory BHA

2019 NRA-ILA Grassroots Programs Leadership Conference Wrap-Up

2019 NRA-ILA Grassroots Programs Leadership Conference Wrap-Up Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On Saturday, April 27, the NRA-ILA Grassroots Programs & Campaign Field Operations Division hosted its Leadership Conference in conjunction with NRA’s Annual Meetings in Indianapolis. After his opening remarks, Division Director, Glen Caroline recognized NRA’s National youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors. The NRA’s National Youth Shooting Sports Ambassador Program provides an unparalleled opportunity f...
Tags: Guns, Indianapolis, Nashville, Ohio, Indianapolis Star, Nra, University Of Illinois, Danville, Urbana Champaign, National Rifle Association, Caroline, Beth Walker, David Conte, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Gun Activists

Kid Konnection: We Are (Not) Friends

Every weekend, I host a feature called Kid Konnection -- a regular weekly feature about anything related to children's books. This week I'm going to share with you a picture book about friendship! Summary: Two fuzzy friends are having a fun playdate when a new pal hops in. As the day continues, each friend feels left out at times. It isn’t so easy to figure out how to act when everything seems to change. With humor and heart, the beloved characters from Theodor Seuss Geisel Award winner You Ar...
Tags: Books, Theodor Seuss Geisel, Kid Konnection, Julie P, Blue Slip Media, Anna Kang, Christopher Weyant

Weekend Cooking: 20 Recipes Kids Should Know by Esme Washburn

I have a fairly short cookbook review for today, but short in words doesn't equal short on love. This is a cookbook that you might consider for yourself, your kids, or your recent college grad. To jump to the chase: Esme Washburn's 20 Recipes Kids Should Know (Prestel Junior, April 2) may be my new go-to gift for inexperienced home cooks. Personally, I'd change the title of this book to 20 recipes everyone should know, but that's just me. This cookbook was written by Esme Washburn, a 12-year...
Tags: Books, Linky, Esme, Clarissa, Beth F, Calista, Esme Washburn

Top 5 Rifles Of NRA 2019

Here are the Top 5 Rifles from the NRAAM 2019 (according to Joel). We’ve got everything from a $399.00 22LR all the way to a precision rifle that can cost upwards of $12,000! See which gun comes out on top. Leave your comments if you agree or disagree. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go to http://tfbtv.gun.team […] Read More … The post Top 5 Rifles Of NRA 2019 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Nra, Joel, Rifles, TFBTV, NRA 2019, Bergara muzzleloader, Custom Precision Rifle, CVA muzzleloader, CVA Paramount, KSA Mini Mosin, Marlin Dark Series, NRA Annual Meetings 2019, Remington ACR Pistol

Edit focus lost with Control key

Hi, recently i switched from Debian testing to Ubuntu Bionic, Calibre version is 3.42. When i edit text fields of a book record and f.ex. want to paste something from clipboard (control v) or jump by word in the field (control left or right), immediately the field edit focus is lost and i'm out of edit mode, while the book record stays marked. The button "Virtual library" has focus now, though. The older paste, copy and cut shortcuts without control do work, which i find much clumsier, though...
Tags: Books, Calibre

Hello everyone

Just seems puzzled by how come new user dont have private messaging functionality. A moderator ask me to pm but there is no such function ... Omg
Tags: Books, Introduce Yourself

May the Fourth Be With You! (Over at Kirkus)

We are over at Kirkus today for our regular column! In celebration of May the Fourth, aka Star Wars day, it is Thea’s turn, with a list. In celebration of Star Wars, Thea shares a list of three recently devoured and loved books in the expanded universe (all brand new canon entries, all taking place in the prequel era). Head over to Kirkus to get the full scoop. And May the Fourth be with you all! We’ll miss you, Peter Mayhew The post May the Fourth Be With You! (Over at Ki...
Tags: Star Wars, Books, Lists, Kirkus, Thea, Peter Mayhew, Star Wars Canon, Star Wars Thea

AmmoLand Interview With Country Music Star, Brodie Stewart ~ VIDEO

John Crump interviews country star, Brodie Stewart on the making of his brand new record album Born American. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-At first glance, Brodie Stewart background wouldn't lend itself to turning him into a country music star. Brodie grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. That doesn't mean he wasn't a cowboy at heart. With a love of rodeo and music, he embraced country music, but country music wasn't his first foray into the music business. Brodie was initially the lead singer of...
Tags: Facebook, Country Music, Mississippi, Guns, California, US, Pentagon, John, Bay Area, San Francisco Bay Area, Nra, Mark, Miramar, Northern Virginia, My dad, Brodie

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