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How to backup ePubs and pdfs to iCloud

Is it even possible? I have hundreds of books in all these formats sitting in my iBooks library on my Mac. Now, I do notice that I can safely delete my iBooks (purchased off iBooks Store) from my ...
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Ibooks, Epub3 and fixed layout overflow

I want to create a epub and display in Ibooks, this epub have a fixed layout but is dynamically generated, the result may have varying dimensions, but in ibooks needs a viewport with static width and ...
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iBooks vs epub: What's the difference?

Until now, I was under the impression that ePub was the de facto standard for Apple and the default format used by iBooks. But recently I downloaded some ebooks from the iTunes store and found them to ...
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Import/export Kindle highlights when converting a Kindle book to ePub?

I know this might be a little bit too much to ask, but I'd like to have my annotations and highlights available in the ePub version of a Kindle book that I read on my Mac. The highlights are available ...
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Is there a good, full-featured EPUB to PDF converter?

There are tons of PDF to EPUB converters but almost no EPUB TO PDF. Only thing I've found is a free online converter (takes some time to upload, lacks the cover and the sidebar navigation) and a ...
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iBooks margin is a waste of screen space

On my 7.9" iPad Mini Retina, I'd like to use the full screen to shown content. Currently, the iBooks app simply wastes too much screen space on left/right margins. Is there an alternative for reading ...
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How to fix poor font rendering in Mac iBooks?

The font rendering in iBooks (version 1.0.1) on my Mac (Mavericks 10.9.1) is outright horrible. The text is jagged and rough looking. I've tried changing the font but that doesn't help, it still looks ...
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How do I open an EPUB from an email in iBooks on my iPad?

I have my iPad now with iOS 5.1. In the email I have a .epub but when iPad's email program download the file, there is no way to open it on iBooks? Tapping or double tapping on the attachment ...
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scrollable div in epub book doesn't work in iBooks

I have an epub file opened in iBooks for Mac OS X Mavericks. This book contains a scrollable div. That is, a bigger div inside another div that has the stlye 'overflow: hidden;'. It is a scrollable ...
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epub generated from Pages cannot be opened with Google Play Book

I used Pages to create an epub file. Then, I uploaded the file to Google Play Book. However, the file cannot be processed. I used an epub validator to check the error in the file. It said: ...
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How do I transfer my ePub files from my Mac to iPhone 5s?

I'm trying to read the epub files that I bought from gumroad, and I cannot figure out how to transfer it to my iPhone 5s.
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Read epub book purchased from iTunes on Windows

I have purchased a book through iTunes, it is formatted as an epub. Is there anyway I can read it in a Windows PC?
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iPad children's storybook with audio: is there a way to create a paid iBook AND free version?

I've been researching what it would take to create a children's storybook (including custom audio containing music and narration as well as moving imagery) and publish it on the iPad. I discovered ...
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PDF notes in Preview to EPUB?

I have been making PDF notes in Preview and want to transfer them to EPUB version of the book. Is it possible?
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rate your book page in ePub

How can we add "Rate your book" option in epub. I have seen this in few ePub as an online page within the ePub. I have no clue if this is some sort of service provided by apple because that page is ...
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What could I use to read epub books on OS X?

I would prefer a good and free solution for reading epub books on OS X. It looks that by default OS X is not able to open epub books.
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iBooks does not read modified epubs

I recently modified several epubs. I just turned "..." ellipses into the "…" type. Calibre has no problem with the modified epubs, and Sigil validates them. They can be imported to iTunes, only the ...
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Sync ePub position between iOS and OSX

Is there a way to sync reading position of ePubs between iOS and OSX? Preferably over the internet, but not mandatory. If there's a third party way to do it, that's also fine (but I'd prefer not to ...
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How to sync position, bookmarks and notes over iCloud on ePub books

I recently bought several ePub books from the Humble Bundle and from Smashing Magazine, hoping that I would be able to side load them into iBooks and then use iCloud to sync position, bookmarks, ...
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Is there a practical ePub book reader program for Mac OS X?

Adobe Digital Editions has some capabilities but is essentially an orphaned product with no support. Stanza only displays text in ePub books, and again, is an orphaned product with no support. ...
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Reading math eBooks on iPhone

I want to read eBooks on my iPhone 4. Those eBooks are heavy on mathematical formulas and sometimes diagrams. I have some problems though: When I convert PDFs and DJVU to ePub format and download ...
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What is Application Loader and why does it want to open EPUB?

I just clicked on an EPUB file and instead of Stanza it opened with "Application Loader", which asked me to accept some terms of service. What is "Application Loader" and can it really be used to ...
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Advice about eBook Readers for Mac/PC

Forgive me for my ignorance but, I recently purchased an eBook only to find that I also had to download Adobe Digital Editions in order to be able to view it on my Mac. The PDF that I downloaded in ...
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Is there a Quick Look plugin for epub?

Is there a Quick Look plugin to preview .epub (ebook) files? (I use Snow Leopard, if it makes any difference.)
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Best epub reader app for iPad? [closed]

What is the best epub reader app for iPad? I have very complex files on which most apps I have tried time out with sudden execution abortion and control returning to the SpringBoard. I don't believe ...
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I can't get Pages > ePub to work like the Apple template suggests

I've read through all the relevant discussions I could find, and while I've learned a lot (thank you) I am still having a major problem. I'm tryingt o export a book-length Pages manuscript to the ...