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How to open .epub files on Windows?

There is also a program called Calibre. It's an ebook manager and library like application. It provides an epub reader, or can shell out to other types of readers if configured. https://calibre-ebook....
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How to open .epub files on Windows?

I tend to go with sumatrapdf on most of my windows boxen. Handles Epub (and is a pretty competent pdf, mobi and cb* reader) Its got a simple UI with options to fit width and show pages continously, or ...
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Extracting plain text from EPUB

The best known (and IMO most full featured) eBook converter is Calibre. This page says that calibre supports the conversion of many input formats to many output formats. It can convert every ...
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Open source tool to create EPUB files

LibreOffice 6 can natively convert .odt and .pdf files to .epub format without needing to install any plugins in LibreOffice Writer. LibreOffice is open source and cross platform (Windows/Mac/Linux). ...
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Search 15,000 PDF or EPUB books

You can give DocFetcher a chance. I'm using it to search inside more than 1000 PDF files. The first results appear instantly while all others are found in a few seconds. It can also handle epub and a ...
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PDF to EPUB tool for articles

I second Calibre, but results are mediocre. Nothing I have tried is good enough though. An alternative is cropping the margins from pdf files, so that they become bearable on the e-reader's screen. ...
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Tool to convert online HTML documentation to EPUB from the command line

While not always giving perfect results you can use pandoc to download html from the web and generate an epub all in one go - you may need to tell pandoc the order of the pages/chapters and/or which ...
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EPUB reader for Windows with copy support

I would like to recommend calibre, an open source ebook reader. It is able to read .epub files and is available for Windows. It also has copy support where you should be able to copy text found within ...
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osx free epub3 creation software

Sigil is a multi-platform EPUB ebook editor. Ive used it, is built for making ebooks Pages does a reasonable job of exporting an Epub if you follow basic Epub formatting (headings)
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Software to create ebooks with markdown

Try pandoc. If you want something that incorporates editing and publishing, check out LeanPub.
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Epub reader with annotation support

Bluefire and Adobe Digital Editions have it. Bluefire's annotation is better since you can export a neat (organized) set of notes and highlights; both of them have their issues however and Bluefire ...
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iBooks replacement on Windows 10 (PDF/ePub reader)

I can recommend Calibre for both managing e-book readers as well as stand-alone e-book reading. It will manage multiple file types including PDF and epub, along with mobi and so many others. The ...
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What WYISWYG/GUI eBook editor do you reccomend?

I have experience with Kotobee Author and I can tell you that it is what you're looking for. Kitaboo as well I think but I haven't used it much. Only Kotobee. the thing is Kotobee now offers widgets (...
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Creating ebooks from the terminal in Linux

I would suggest taking a look at the Sphinx-Doc project - it can take a set of ReStructuredText (similar to markdown) &/or Markdown pages including place holders for images in a number of formats ...
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Creating ebooks from the terminal in Linux

You have the possibility to create an ebook in makdown, using then the pandoc software. You will get all information here: Creating an ebook with pandoc pandoc is available for Windows, linux, macOS, ...
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Simple multile-format ebook reader for macOS (no backup/sync, library management, etc.)

Answering my own question: mupdf-gl build from Homebrew doesn't work (it seems to be expecting X11, even though it's the OpenGL build), but grabbing the latest tarball from the site and installing ...
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Linux software to convert HTML to epub?

I think Sigil can be your solution. Some Sigil features: - Free and open source software under GPLv3 - Multi-platform: runs on Windows, Mac, and Linux - Full UTF-16 support - EPUB 2 and EPUB 3 spec ...
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Linux software to convert HTML to epub?

Convert the HTML to PDF with headless google-chrome and shell scripting, and then convert the PDF to epub format (perhaps with an online coverter).
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Library/Opensource project in Android for converting pdf to epub

I've noticed one of the resources you listed is the LEADTOOLS SDK. (Disclosure: I'm a LEADTOOLS employee). Converting to the ePub file format from an input PDF can be done through the use of the ...
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How to open .epub files on Windows?

Ice Cream Ebook Reader is a good option, it renders ebooks better than Calibre.
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How to open .epub files on Windows?

To promote all sides, Adobe does provide an epub reader called Adobe Digital Editions. https://www.adobe.com/solutions/ebook/digital-editions.html Sometimes there are ebooks, or epubs that are only ...
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osx free epub3 creation software

One possibility is to write your content in ReStructuredText then use Sphinx to generate the epub 3 content, see the FAQ & the rst Primer. Free, gratis & open source Cross platform - works on ...
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Open source tool to create EPUB files

After some searching I found that there is a libreoffice plugin for this but it seems a little unsupported. After some more searching I found that Calibre can be used to convert odt files to epub ...
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Software to search inside an EPUB file?

Sumatra PDF can search inside EPUB files with a minimun configuration: Go to Settings -> Advanced Settings and it opens a "SumatraPDF-settings.txt" file. In that file, just change from ...
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