Category: Software

Upgrade to Calibre 2.31

Just upgrade my installation of Calibre to version  2.31, 64bit. New Features of v2.31 E-book viewer: Make the search engine used for searching for selected text configurable (in the Miscellaneous section of the viewer preferences) New Features of v2.30 An option to auto-convert a book on adding even if it is already in the output

Windows 10 Update

Here is a new icon in the notification area of my Windows 7. The white four grids window icon. Double click it and I saw the pop up window as below. It asked user to agree to Reserve your free upgrade.  Of course agree it.  Before click the button, let me check the details of

Upgrade to Calibre 2.29

It is a long time since I update my Calibre to 2.20. Let me see what is new features of it. The installation file is almost 67M now for 64bit. New Features of v 2.29 Allow opening the full Tag Editor dialog directly from the book list by holding down the Shift key while starting

How to make a bootable USB drive

Yesterday, I serched the tool to make a bootableUSB drive with DOS command. Rufus tool is one of the choice. I download the tool. It is only 788KB.  Just click it and run on the Windows 7.   Look at the screenshot above. I plug in a 2GB USB drive. Then choose the bootable option,

Upgrade to Calibre 2.20

New Features of v2.20 ODT Input: Add backlinks for footnotes/endnotes and improve their formatting. Windows: When running on windows 8 and newer register with default programs so that users can more easily select calibre or its viewer/editor as the default program to launch ebook files. Make publishers in the book details panel clickable Edit Book

Free Professional Firewall from Comodo

I was wondering if I need a firewall on my desktop, which is Windows 7.  Even Symantec Endpoint Protection anti-virus program is installed. Late I found Comodo Firewall. It has CNET Editor’s 5 stars Rating.  And it is FREE. Go to the official site to download the Free Firewall. No complex configuration issues—perfect for amateur

Virtualbox 4.3.14 errors

I installed the latest version of Virtualbox on the official web site. It is virtualbox 4.3.14-95030. When I installed and try to run the program, it displayed the following errors. Error In supR3HardenedWinReSpawn     If you met same errors as me, go to download the Virtualbox 4.3.15 Download link   Here is the details

Upgrade to Calibre 2.0

It is suddenly 2.0 now. I am still using 1.4x.   It has been a year since calibre 1.0 and lots has changed in calibre-land. The biggest new feature is an e-book editor, capable of editing ebooks in both the EPUB and AZW3 (Kindle) formats. Click on the items in the list below to learn

Upgrade to Calibre 1.37 from 1.33

Calibre 64bit has new 1.37 release. New Features of 1.37 Edit Book: Live spell checking in the code view. Now spelling errors are highlighted in the code view for convenient correction as you type. This can be turned off via Preferences->Editor. E-book viewer: When using the tap and hold gesture on a touchscreen, allow lookup