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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 1.6.0

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

C:\> choco upgrade calibre --version 1.6.0


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Kovid Goyal


Kovid Goyal


Release Notes

  • New: Temporary marking of books in the library

    • New: Get Books: Add Wolne Lektury and Amazon (Canada) ebook stores

    • New: DOCX Input: Handle hyperlinks in footnotes and endnotes

    • New: Driver for Sunstech reader

    • New: Allow using both uri: and url: identifiers to create two different arbitrary links instead of just one in the Book details panel

    • New: E-book viewer: Make all keyboard shortcuts configurable

    • New: Conversion: Add an option to not condense CSS rules for margin, padding, border, etc. Option is under the Look and Feel section of the conversion dialog.

    • New: calibredb: Allow setting of title sort field

    • New: ebook-meta: Add an --identifier option to set identifiers.

    • Fixed: Fix a locking error when composite columns containing formats are used and formats are added and or deleted.

    • Fixed: EPUB Output: Do not strip object tags with type application svg xml in addition to those that use image svg xml.

    • Fixed: Cover grid: Fix selecting all books with Ctrl and A causing subsequent deselects to not fully work.

    • Fixed: HTMLZ Output: Fix long titles causing error when converting on windows.

    • Fixed: Content server: Fix OPDS category links to composite columns

    • Fixed: E-book viewer: Fix regression that broke import/export of bookmarks

    • Fixed: E-book viewer: Use the default font size setting for the dictionary view as well.

    • Fixed: DOCX Input: Avoid using the value attribute for simple numbered lists, to silence the asinine epubcheck

    • Fixed: HTML Input: Images linked by the poster attribute of the video tag are now recognized and processed.

    • Fixed: DOCX Input: Fix erorr when converting docx files that have numbering defined with no associated character style.

    • Fixed: EPUB Metadata: Implementing updating identifiers other than isbn in the epub file from calibre when polishing or exporting the epub

    • Fixed: Amazon metadata download: Fix parsing of some dates on

    • New News Source: Various Uruguayan news sources by Carlos Alves

    • Improved News Source: National Geographic Magazine

    • Improved News Source: New York Review of Books

    • Improved News Source: Focus (PL)

    • Improved News Source: Carta Capital

    • Improved News Source: AM 730

    • Improved News Source: Ming Pao (HK)

    • Improved News Source: Neu Osnabrucker Zeitung

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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