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Post by Sunnyridge » 10 Aug 2017, 11:21

I recently tried to download and convert a PDF book to the Kindle. The result was painful to read. Too many skipped spaces and it looked like words were also lost. Any suggestions on how to get a PDF to Kindle format other than the Kindle app Send to Kindle. .
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Post by gali » 10 Aug 2017, 12:25

Sunnyridge wrote:I recently tried to download and convert a PDF book to the Kindle. The result was painful to read. Too many skipped spaces and it looked like words were also lost. Any suggestions on how to get a PDF to Kindle format other than the Kindle app Send to Kindle. .
Try the Calibre App to convert the file.
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Post by Ash and Stars » 16 Oct 2017, 03:37

If you google 'pdf. to mobi.' there are a couple of good websites that will convert the file for you
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Post by TheGhastlyGrimoire » 17 Jan 2018, 11:03

Ash and Stars wrote:
16 Oct 2017, 03:37
If you google 'pdf. to mobi.' there are a couple of good websites that will convert the file for you
I never thought to do that! Thanks for the tip. I usually avoid reading PDFs if I can. Unfortunately Penguin’s First to Read program only sends them and it’s such a pain... (and since it is an asmc file in the end I don’t know if I can). I’ll have to look into it.
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Post by ayoomisope » 18 Feb 2018, 07:45

But I've noticed a lot of typos and page format issues even after converting with calibre. Is there another way to get conversion done without errors?
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Post by sarahmarlowe » 17 Nov 2018, 17:51

Thanks to everyone who has made suggestions about this issue. After attempting to review a pdf- formatted book, I have decided to swear them off. I was miserable trying to get the type size adjusted and the pages turned.
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