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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 0.9.27

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

C:\> choco upgrade calibre --version 0.9.27


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Kovid Goyal


Kovid Goyal


Release Notes

  • New: Metadata download: Add two new sources for covers: Google Image Search and

    • New: Content server: Allow specifying a reestriction to use for the server when embedding it as a WSGI app.

    • New: Get Books: Add a plugin for the Koobe Polish book store

    • New: calibredb addformat: Add an option to not replace existing formats. Also pep8 compliance.

    • New: Allow restoring of the ORIGINALXXX format by right-clicking it in the book details panel

    • Fixed: AZW3 Input: Do not fail to identify JPEG images with 8BIM headers created with Adobe Photoshop.

    • Fixed: Amazon metadata download: Ignore Spanish edition entries when searching for a book on

    • Fixed: TXT Input: When converting a txt file with a Byte Order Mark, remove the Byte Order Mark before further processing as it can cause the first line of the text to be mis-interpreted.

    • Fixed: Get Books: Fix searching for current book/title/author by right clicking the get books icon

    • Fixed: Get Books: Update nexto, gutenberg, and virtualo store plugins for website changes

    • Fixed: Amazon metadata download: When downloading from handle the 'Black curtain redirect' for adult titles.

    • Fixed: When extracting zip files do not allow maliciously created zip files to overwrite other files on the system

    • Fixed: RTF Input: Handle RTF files with invalid border style specifications

    • New News Source: Economia by Manish Bhattarai

    • New News Source: Universe Today by seird

    • New News Source: The Galaxy's Edge by Krittika Goyal

    • Improved News Source: The Escapist

    • Improved News Source: San Francisco Chronicle

    • Improved News Source: The Onion

    • Improved News Source: Fronda

    • Improved News Source: Tom's Hardware

    • Improved News Source: New Yorker

    • Improved News Source: Financial Times UK

    • Improved News Source: Business Week Magazine

    • Improved News Source: Victoria Times

    • Improved News Source: tvxs

    • Improved News Source: The Independent

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Calibre 3.47.1 2335 Tuesday, September 10, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.47.0 4671 Friday, August 30, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.46.0 8956 Saturday, July 20, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.45.2 2914 Monday, July 15, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.44.0 7283 Friday, May 31, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.43.0 1834 Tuesday, May 28, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.42.0 5733 Monday, April 29, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.41.3 1317 Sunday, April 28, 2019 approved
Calibre 3.40.1 7046 Friday, March 8, 2019 approved
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