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== Description ==
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{{FormatInfo
MOBI format was originally an extension of the [[PalmDOC]] format by adding certain [[HTML]]-like tags to the data.
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|formattype=electronic
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|subcat=Electronic Publishing formats
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|extensions={{ext|mobi}}, {{ext|prc}}
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|pronom={{PRONOM|fmt/396}}
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}}
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:''This article is about the e-book format. For the top-level domain, see [[TLD .mobi]].''
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'''MOBI''' format was originally an extension of the [[PalmDOC]] format by adding certain [[HTML]]-like tags to the data. <sup>http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/MOBI</sup>
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== File extensions ==
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.mobi is the standard file extension for this format, but .prc is used instead in Palm OS, where only a limited range of extensions are supported.
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This format has no connection to the .mobi top-level domain, intended for use on sites targeted at mobile devices.
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== Identification ==
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ASCII "{{magic|BOOKMOBI}}" appears at offset 60.
  
 
== References and format ==
 
== References and format ==
 
* http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/MOBI
 
* http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/MOBI
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== Metaformat files ==
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* {{Synalysis|mobi}}
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== Online utilities ==
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* [http://www.pdf4kindle.com/ PDF to Kindle converter]
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== Sample files ==
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* [http://craphound.com/homeland/Cory_Doctorow_-_Homeland.mobi Homeland by Cory Doctorow]
  
 
== Conversion tools ==
 
== Conversion tools ==
 
* [http://calibre-ebook.com/ Calibre]
 
* [http://calibre-ebook.com/ Calibre]
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[[Category:Palm OS Database]]

Latest revision as of 16:41, 16 January 2018

File Format
Name MOBI
Ontology
Extension(s) .mobi, .prc
PRONOM fmt/396
This article is about the e-book format. For the top-level domain, see TLD .mobi.

MOBI format was originally an extension of the PalmDOC format by adding certain HTML-like tags to the data. http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/MOBI

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[edit] File extensions

.mobi is the standard file extension for this format, but .prc is used instead in Palm OS, where only a limited range of extensions are supported.

This format has no connection to the .mobi top-level domain, intended for use on sites targeted at mobile devices.

[edit] Identification

ASCII "BOOKMOBI" appears at offset 60.

[edit] References and format

[edit] Metaformat files

[edit] Online utilities

[edit] Sample files

[edit] Conversion tools

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