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I've changed my e-reader and i want to convert my .lit files in other supported formats (AZW, TXT, PDF, HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG or BMP)


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Calibre is what you are looking for! It can also handle your whole library.

  • Search for it in the Software Center and install it.

  • Then - once you started it - add your .lit files to the library.

Now you can convert your books into other formats, readable by your new e-reader:

  1. First select a book in the list you want to convert and click on Convert books.
  2. In the new window that pops open, you'll have multiple possibilities to the final resulting eBook.
  3. The most important part though is the output format in the upper right corner - by default it is set to EPUB - change it to the needed format.

Play around with this little piece of software, try different settings, etc.

This only works for non-DRM eBooks!

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But if your .lit files have Microsoft's DRM applied to them, you can't convert them in Calibre (or in any other tool). – Mike Scott Feb 13 '12 at 11:11

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