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Will bookmarks, highlights and notes disappear after "personal" editing?

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Feb 13, 2013 2:59 AM

I have to read many .epub classical books (almost all public domain) on iBook. Those books are not necessarily from iBookStore. I make highlights, notes, etc.

 

My situation is that the formats/styles and typos of those classical .epub make me extremely uncomfortable.

 

So I am planning to edit those errors whenever I find them on my Mac.

 

Here is the workflow:

 

Read on iBook ——> highlights ——> see errors ——> export .epub to editing tools on Mac ——> edit ——> export to iBook ——> read

 

 

My only question is will all my bookmarks, highlights and notes disappear when I edit the epub?

 

Does anyone know where/how iBook records/store the highlights and bookmarks? In .plist or something else? Since If I know where all my annotations are, I couse easily preserve them when I am editing the epub.

 

 

This is a very very big problem of mine. Please help me.

iPad 2, iOS 5.1.1

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