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E-book ripper?

Discussion in 'General Programming Chat' started by neeganate, Jan 31, 2012.

  1. neeganate

    neeganate Junior Member

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    Hey bhw, I bought a online ebook for my chemestry class but I cant put it on my kindle, its all via webpage. Is there anything out there that can copy each page of the book and save it?

    Thanks in advance BHW!
     
  2. HoNeYBiRD

    HoNeYBiRD Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    1. make screenshot of webpage/save it as html
    2. transcode the result into a format what kindle can read
    3. profit!

    kindle2 supports jpg
     
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  3. neeganate

    neeganate Junior Member

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    Cant save the page as HTML, wont let me right click. I can print screen and save, but there are thousands of pages! I was wondering if there was a program or site that can rip it for me.

    Thanks for your response honeybird.
     
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    something like this may help, if you can scrape the urls:
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    http://www.nirmaltv.com/2009/03/13/take-screenshot-of-multiple-webpages/
     
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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    strg+s?

    or print them as PDF and use finereader to convert to text