What are the system requirements?Kindlian works on Windows XP/Vista/7/8 and requires .Net Framework 4 Client Profile installed.
How to install Kindlian?1 - Unzip the downloaded archive 2 - Click setup.exe file and follow the instructions
Do you plan to create a version for Mac?Yes we plan to support this platform. If you want to be notified when the Mac version is released, please send your request through the support form.
What Kindle versions are supported?Kindlian works with Kindle 3 (Keyboard), Kindle 4, Kindle 5, Kindle Touch*, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Paperwhite 2*.
* - Firmware 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 5.6.1 - are not supported yet.
Can I add/delete books on Kindle with the help of Kindlian?Yes, in Kindlian you can add multiple books to Kindle and delete multiple books from the device. If a collection is selected, the new books will be added to this collection. Kindlian allows to add and delete all file types, supported by Kindle: MOBI, AZW, PDF, TXT, MP3.
Can Kindlian convert ebooks to MOBI?Kindlian allows to convert EPUB, FB2 and HTML books to MOBI. To convert a book just add it to Kindle using Kindlian.
Can I edit book metadata in Kindlian?Yes, you can edit book metadata (title, author, cover, description, publisher, publish date) for MOBI, AZW, PDF books and MP3-files. You can also edit these fields for TXT books, but this data will be stored only in Kindlian, but not in the book files.
How can I add/change a book cover?To add/change book cover open the book card and click on the icon over the book cover. At that the Google Images window opens where you can find and select a new cover.
Where are the book covers, descriptions and other book metadata stored?It's stored in the program cache, that is located in the folder:
On Windows 7 and Vista: C:\Users\USER\AppData\Local\Kindlian
On Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\USER\Application Data\Kindlian
Can I open and read my Kindle-books in Kindlian?Kindlian allows to open and read books, stored on your Kindle, using any other ebook reader on your computer. In the right-click menu you can select Open Book and the book will be opened with the program that is set default for this file type on your computer.
Can I create and rename Kindle collections in Kindlian?Yes. Besides, unlike Kindle, Kindlian allows to name collection not only in English, but also on your native language.
How can I copy/move books between collections?To move a book to collection just drag it to the needed collection in the left sidebar. You can select and move several books at once. If you want to copy book to another collection (one book can be stored in several collections), hold Ctrl and drag the book to the needed collection.
By which fields can I sort and search books in Kindlian?You can search books by title and author (if a collection is opened, the search works only inside this collection). You can sort books by title, author, rating, publisher, publish date and last open date.
What do the Options mean?Parallel scanning - enables using 2 or more processor cores for Kindle scanning operation
Backup collection file before update - creates collection file backup in Kindle's System folder
Create folder by collection - allows to create folders in Kindle's Documents folder when you create a new collection and add new books from your PC to it. Note: books that were added to Kindle earlier won't be moved to these folders.