a free e-book authoring application created by Apple. It is an OS X app that can create books for local distribution to the iPad only and for sale on the iBookstore.

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connection line grayed out in iBooks Author

I went to menu-format-text and all that but the thing is the box grayed out totally. At this point, all I could actually click on was the hide and show thing but of course I can't see anything ...
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Image size above 1536px for iBookstore?

I'm putting together a picture book in iBooks Author. The images for each page are around 3500px by 3500px. I'm uploading them as square images, and just leaving a margin on each side of the images. ...
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iBooks Author custom layout

I'm looking to build an iBook with iBooks Author which would require a jQuery masonry-esque layout and I have scoured the web for documentation, help, tutorials, and articles that may help me embark ...
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How can I change a section's title color by editing the template in iBooks Author?

I'm trying to make a book with iBooks Author on my Mac by customizing the "Contemporary" template. When I switch the view mode from landscape to portrait, the section title color is red - I want it ...
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iBooks Author imports ePub text very large

I have an inDesign file that I'm exporting as a fixed ePub. When I import it into iBooks Author using the blank template, the text is gigantic. For instance one text box is set to 389 pt. The text is ...
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iBooks Author Latex Question

Any idea how would you go about drawing a 3x3 matrix in iBooks Author? My Latex formula which works on other platforms is $$\left[\begin{array}{ c c c }1 & 1 & 1 \2 & -1 & 1 \ 1 ...
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Is there any way to use iBooks author like pages/numbers/keynote on icloud?

I use iBook author for my school projects and need to collaborate with my group members. Is there any way we can do so like using icloud or google drive? It will be very helpful if it can display ...
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Import footnotes from Word document into iBooks Author?

Is there a way of keeping the footnotes made in a Pages or MS Word file when importing them into a new iBooks Author book?
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“itmstransporter” permission error when publishing iBook

I've created a book using iBooks Author, sent it over to iTunes Producer, filled in all of the necessary details (price, availability, etc) and attempted to submit it. Once I submit it to Apple I see ...
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How to deal with retina images on iBooks Author?

I want basically insert an image as a background for a page on a books I am creating on iBooks Author. My question is this: I have a retina version of the full screen image (iPad) that is 2048 x 1536 ...
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iBooks Author: turn page at end of an audio-file

I would like to play a short audio clip on one page of an iBooks Author project, and at the end of the audio the following page should automatically appear. The audio must play when the page is ...
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Change iBooks Author study card behavior?

So when you're reading an iBook made using iBooks Author, and you go to highlight something, you're able to use that as a study card along with a note of your own creation that you annotate with the ...
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Same widget on every page of Ibooks

Is there a way using iBooks Author to embed the same widget on each "page" and have the text flow round it? Or maybe I mean just have one page and have the chapter sections and text flow round it? Or ...
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Alternating Page Styles for “Left” and “Right” Pages?

So I have a good looking style that I'm pleased with except for one point; I'm using a page decoration that is on the left for the first page of a section, and on the right for the next page. The ...
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Apply Change to layout - red button stays red even after changes have been made

when clicking on the red highlighted button "apply changes" to a layout, the "apply changes" button remains highlighted in red, even after all the pages using that layout have been updated. Not sure ...
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How do I edit the list of authors and categories when I misspell one for my own .pdf files?

I have a list of cue sheets that I use for my clog dancing class. I organized them by author, title, and dance level (category). I misspelled a category name and an author name. How do I edit the list ...
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Creative Text-Links with Popover in iBooks Author

I've seen some iBooks (particularly those from Games Workshop) that include highlighted text that, when touched, will produce a pop-over. However, the only option I can find in iBooks Author is for ...
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Can I play an interactive element direct at the page in ibooks author

I use Ibooks author for a school project. I want to make an interactive ibook for children. I use Edge animate for the animation, but when I import the widgets in Ibooks author, I can't play the ...