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    WARNING FOR KITKAT USERS: KitKat adds some limitations of access to the external sdcard (called extSdCard on some devices) so ePUBator can't write on it. Move the pdf file in a folder in the internal memory (called sdcard) and try again.

    Minimal offline PDF to ePUB converter for Android - ©2011 Ezio Querini

    ePUBator extract text from a PDF file and put it in a well formed (epubcheck compliant) ePUB file.

    PDF extraction based on iText library <http://itextpdf.com/> released under the AGPL license.

    - ePUBator IS MADE FOR BOOKS, NOT FOR EVERY TYPE OF PDF (DON'T ASK IT TOO MUCH).
    - ePUBator doesn't need internet connection (doesn't send your docs somewhere on the net, doesn't have ads).
    - ePUBator extract text (no text from pictures or from raster PDF).
    - ePUBator try to extract images (only png, jpg and gif) but puts them at the page's end.
    - ePUBator try to extract the table of contents if present (or creates a dummy TOC).
    - ePUBator doesn't extract the font size and style.
    - ePUBator save the ePUB file in the same folder of PDF file (it uses the PDF filename to generate ePUB filename and the title in the frontpage, so rename the PDF before conversion).
    - ePUBator works fine only with single column PDF (worse with multi column or tables).
    - ePUBator can fail extraction (5 of 358 books with v0.8.1 on my Atrix).

    WARNING!!!
    In the event of crash, unexpected stoppages or insufficient memory try setting Page per file to 1 and/or disable the extraction of images and try again (sometimes helps).

    I converted a lot of books (italians and some english) with ePUBator, but with someone the conversion can fail (raster PDF, columns, out of order chars).

    I never try with arabic or asian characters, right to left or vertical writing and I don't know if (and how) the iText library can manage those pdf. I'm sorry.

    On some books we can find wrong chars (e.g. Øø instead of éù), it seems a iText's problem (another PDF library extract the same text correctly). I'm looking for a better one, free and Android compatible.

    Permissions required:
    - WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE for save the ePUB file

    Legal stuff:
    This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

    This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

    For comment / feedback / bug / suggestion / localization write to: iiizio AT users.sf.net

    For sources / all apk files / donations go to sourceforge: https://sourceforge.net/p/epubator/home/Home/

    Tags: epubator , itext , epubator apk , itext pdf , epub file , epubator applications , making epub , epubator apk chomikuj , epubator indir

    Users review

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    "Great"

    7.6

    Users comments for ePUBator

    Varun Sahoo

    by Varun Sahoo

    Oct 07, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    For people who are looking to convert pdf, docx or any other files this is the app, believe it especially if you want epub format this is it

    Jonathan Blais

    by Jonathan Blais

    Oct 02, 2017  |  "Poor"

    not even close to legit...can't access cloud files...daaa

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Sep 21, 2017  |  "OK"

    Doesn't work with any file , plus the format of the converted files can't be rad outside the app ... !

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Aug 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Pleasantly Surprised This app does a great job. I convert pdf files to epub and then add them to my ebook reader. Hasn't failed me yet. Highly recommended.

    Aditya Raj

    by Aditya Raj

    Aug 21, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Not satisfied...i thought it will convert from pdf to epub so that i could read it easily but it doesnot.

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Aug 04, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Exactly what i need