New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
iPad Hardware and Accessories Discuss the iPad hardware and accessories

Stanza is no longer my favorite APP!


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
RavingMac

 
RavingMac's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 07, 2008
Location: In Denial
Posts: 7,615
RavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond repute
Mac Specs: 4GB Mac Mini 2012, 13" MBA, 15" MacBook Pro OSX 10.7, 32 GB iPhone 3GS, iPad2 64gb 3G

RavingMac is offline
The combination of Stanza and Calibre is a major part of why I bought the iPad. But it is fairly easy to move books into the iBook Library and they look so much better than in the current (non HD) version of Stanza.

Until they upgrade Stanza iBooks is my new official favorite.
QUOTE Thanks
Bremen Cole

 
Bremen Cole's Avatar
 
Member Since: Apr 15, 2010
Location: Home, in Texas
Posts: 55
Bremen Cole will become famous soon enough
Mac Specs: PC Baby!

Bremen Cole is offline
I use iBooks, Kindle app, Goodreader, eReader and Kobo on my iPad. They are all great, and give me options a dedicated reader never could. Stanza was my fav on the iPhone, but now.....l don't even have it installed on my iPad.....

Bremen Cole
iPad 1st Gen 16G WIFI
Music = http://www.bremencole.com
Bike Journal = http://www.bikejournal.com/journal_p...ame=BremenCole
QUOTE Thanks
twodarhythm

 
Member Since: Jan 29, 2010
Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Posts: 89
twodarhythm is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: 17" Macbook Pro with 2.8GHz Core 2 Duo, 4GB 1066MHz DDR3, 500GB Serial ATA @ 7200 rpm, HiRes AntiGla

twodarhythm is offline
How do you get your own PDF files into iBook?

I love to jump out of perfectly good airplanes!
QUOTE Thanks
twodarhythm

 
Member Since: Jan 29, 2010
Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Posts: 89
twodarhythm is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: 17" Macbook Pro with 2.8GHz Core 2 Duo, 4GB 1066MHz DDR3, 500GB Serial ATA @ 7200 rpm, HiRes AntiGla

twodarhythm is offline
i figured it out

I love to jump out of perfectly good airplanes!
QUOTE Thanks
MinaMACMan

 
MinaMACMan's Avatar
 
Member Since: Apr 16, 2007
Location: Redwood City, CA / Stanford, CA
Posts: 1,792
MinaMACMan is a jewel in the roughMinaMACMan is a jewel in the roughMinaMACMan is a jewel in the rough
Mac Specs: MacBook, Black, 2.0GHz C2D, 2GB RAMs, 160GB HD

MinaMACMan is offline
Quote:
Originally Posted by twodarhythm View Post
i figured it out
care to share how?!
QUOTE Thanks
RavingMac

 
RavingMac's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 07, 2008
Location: In Denial
Posts: 7,615
RavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond reputeRavingMac has a reputation beyond repute
Mac Specs: 4GB Mac Mini 2012, 13" MBA, 15" MacBook Pro OSX 10.7, 32 GB iPhone 3GS, iPad2 64gb 3G

RavingMac is offline
Quote:
Originally Posted by MinaMACMan View Post
care to share how?!
I haven't tried this with PDFs, but to get books into iBooks you can do it three ways: 1) through the iBookstore; 2) dragging and dropping on the iTunes icon in the dock; or 3) dragging to the books folder (left column in iTunes next to APPs).
PDFs can be converted to pub using Calibre (free download).
QUOTE Thanks
twodarhythm

 
Member Since: Jan 29, 2010
Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Posts: 89
twodarhythm is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: 17" Macbook Pro with 2.8GHz Core 2 Duo, 4GB 1066MHz DDR3, 500GB Serial ATA @ 7200 rpm, HiRes AntiGla

twodarhythm is offline
I used Calibre (you can also use stanza on your pc or mac) to convert the PDF's to epub files. From there I just dragged them into iTunes... fixed the titles and authors and im good to go. I ABSOLUTELY LOVE my iPad! I was up until 2am playin with it and had to be at work at 8:30.

I love to jump out of perfectly good airplanes!
QUOTE Thanks
MinaMACMan

 
MinaMACMan's Avatar
 
Member Since: Apr 16, 2007
Location: Redwood City, CA / Stanford, CA
Posts: 1,792
MinaMACMan is a jewel in the roughMinaMACMan is a jewel in the roughMinaMACMan is a jewel in the rough
Mac Specs: MacBook, Black, 2.0GHz C2D, 2GB RAMs, 160GB HD

MinaMACMan is offline
Thank you for the info.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« South Korea Lifts iPad Ban | I Pad Shipping help Please! »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
App looks like another app macwannabe iOS and Apps 1 08-31-2009 04:00 PM
Deleted a paid app, do I have to buy it again? analogboy iOS and Apps 6 06-27-2009 08:40 PM
iPhone app idea.... HowGudAmI iOS and Apps 1 06-22-2009 04:51 PM
Favorite iPhone app....? j21m2293 iOS and Apps 6 12-18-2008 01:51 PM
Favorite New App bryphotoguy iOS and Apps 3 07-12-2008 05:11 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:28 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?