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L. E. Nelson Jr.
05-07-2010, 05:30 AM
When I upload a PDF at Amazon, the file that I preview looks terrible. The dialogue is sometimes indented and sometimes not. The new chapters appear in the beginning of a page and the drop caps don't transfer accurately.

Is there anything I can do?

Is there a free program to convert ebooks to files that you can edit without knowing HTML code?

Please help if you can,


L.E.Nelson Jr.

Dee Carney
05-07-2010, 11:41 PM
You probably need to read the guides at Amazon. Like this one: http://forums.digitaltextplatform.com/dtpforums/kbcategory.jspa?categoryID=3

Under the DTP Formatting Quick Start Guide (http://forums.digitaltextplatform.com/dtpforums/entry!default.jspa?categoryID=9&externalID=21&fromSearchPage=true) you're told .pdf is not an ideal format. Have you tried a .doc file?