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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/21/2014.

calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books.

To install Calibre, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install calibre --version 0.9.15

To upgrade Calibre, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade calibre --version 0.9.15


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  • Kovid Goyal


Kovid Goyal


Release Notes

  • New: Linux MTP driver: Detect devices that have MTP interfaces even if their USB ids are not known

    • New: Content server: Allow picking a random book by clicking the 'Random book' link on the start page. You can also refresh the random book page to get a new random book

    • New: E-book viewer: Add an option to hide the toolbars in the viewer window (Preferences->Miscellaneous->Show controls in the viewr preferences). You can unhide them by right clicking in the viewer window.

    • New: Kobo driver: Speedup initial connect by avoiding unnecessary update of series metadata in some situations.

    • New: Get Books: Allow the store plugins to be dynamically loaded so that future website changes of a store dont require a calibre update to fix Get Books.

    • New: Wireless driver: Always replace file when resending a previously sent book to the device, even if the title/author have changed.

    • New: Add PocketBook Pro 912 driver.

    • New: When creating/exporting epub and mobi files, add the calibre book identifier as a special field in the book's metadata. This allows third party tools to identify the book record in calibre to which the file belongs.

    • New: Wireless driver: Add support for using the book uuid as the filename

    • New: Remove the experimental tag from the subset fonts feature, since there has been only one reported problem (now fixed) with it in the two months since it was released

    • Fixed: Get Books: Update the amazon, waterstones and plugins to account for website changes

    • Fixed: MOBI Input: Do not choke on MOBI files with incorrectly encoded titles.

    • Fixed: Font subsetting: Fix a bug in the parsing of the GSUB table that could cause some ligatures to not be included in the subset font

    • Fixed: E-book-viewer: Fix TOC links without anchors not scrolling to the top of the current flow

    • Fixed: LIT Input: Handle lit files that set an incorrect XML mimetype for their text.

    • Fixed: Catalogs: Fix 'X' being droppen from isbns on export

    • Fixed: Fix an error when editing date in the main book list and all visible dates are blank.

    • Fixed: Fix calibre-smtp using incorrect escaping for non-ascii attachment filenames

    • Fixed: Conversion: When subsetting fonts, handle multiple @font-face rules referring to the same physical font

    • Fixed: Content server: Update metadata when serving azw3 files

    • Fixed: CHM Input: Handle chm files that contain files with url unsafe filenames.

    • Fixed: Content server: Fix custom icons for top level categories incorrect.

    • Fixed: Kobo driver: When resending a file to the device, update the filesize in the Kobo db to prevent the device from deleting the file.

    • New News Source: Asco de Vida by Krittika Goyal

    • New News Source: Schattenblick by ThB

    • Improved News Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education

    • Improved News Source: Smithsonian Magazine

    • Improved News Source: Philosophy Now

    • Improved News Source: The Economist

    • Improved News Source: Business Week Magazine

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Calibre 3.47.1 3123 Tuesday, September 10, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.47.0 4676 Friday, August 30, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.46.0 8960 Saturday, July 20, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.45.2 2917 Monday, July 15, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.44.0 7284 Friday, May 31, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.43.0 1835 Tuesday, May 28, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.42.0 5735 Monday, April 29, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.41.3 1318 Sunday, April 28, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.40.1 7048 Friday, March 8, 2019 approved
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