Program for converting jpg to ebook?

Discussion in 'iPad' started by Ryvius819, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. Ryvius819 macrumors member

    Aug 5, 2008
    I am looking for any program that will convert a whole folder of jpg to ebook format that the ipad can read. I am using it mostly for reading manga, does anyone know any good one?
  2. MisterMe macrumors G4


    Jul 17, 2002
    It sounds like you want to go all around Job's barn just to view some JPEG images. The ePub format is really just a superset of HTML. Graphic images are linked to the page just as they are in web pages.

    You want a JPEG viewer. Check the iTunes App Store for Media Link Player Lite for iPad. It handles H.264, AAC, MP3, and JPEG. Did I say that it is free? Well, it's free.

    Caveat: This viewer/player is intended to view media stored on a NAS or other server.
  3. abcdefghijklmno macrumors member

    Apr 9, 2010
    If you have a mac...

    1. Open .jpg in Preview
    2. File | Print
    3. Adjust settings for scale/fit to page etc....
    4. PDF
    5. Save as PDF
    6. Choose file name etc....
    7. If you want, open PDFs now in Preview and combine to make multiple pages.

    You could probably use an Automator workflow to accomplish this on large numbers of files, and I'm sure there will be an equivalent workaround in Windows/Linux/other if you prefer....

  4. buddygaga macrumors newbie


    Jun 11, 2010
  5. Tulipone macrumors 6502

    Jan 30, 2009
    Huntingdon UK
    Personally I like Calibre. Works well for me but I know that others have had some issues.
  6. Arcflup macrumors newbie

    May 21, 2010
    Zip or Rar the folder.
    Rename the file *.cbz or *.cbr respectively.
    View in a comic book reader.

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