[LMB] AKICOT:L Transferring a Kindle app to a new computer

Harvey Fishman fishman at panix.com
Mon May 7 01:35:36 BST 2018


On Sun, 6 May 2018, Jim Parish wrote:

> OK. So I've rolled back my Kindle for PC to 1.17 and downloaded everything 
> from the cloud. (I've also unchecked "Update without telling me".) Now, while 
> trying to move them onto Calibre (with the latest DeDRM version), I get a 
> folder full of gibberish names. I can't tell which book is which, and a 
> substantial number of them are already on my Calibre. Is there any way to 
> connect the code names to the actual titles, so I can tell what I'm trying to 
> grab for Calibre?
>
> Jim Parish

Where were the books bought? From Amazon? Amazon usually uses real names in
the file names; at least recently. Baen used to use funny names, but they
have gone to readable names the lasat few years.

Harvey

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