Find & Add Books Screen Overview

find and add screen

This screen allows you to search for sets of Books by title or series or Author


For each Book you can see:

  • Title of the Book
  • The Book Image (if images are enabled)
  • The Series Name and Number
  • The Release Date
  • The Author
  • An icon representing if this Book is already your shelves

Each Book can be selected (ticked)


The action buttons are used to control most of this screen


Touch Actions


Pressing the 'Title'/'Series'/'Author' will change what you are searching for


Pressing the 'Search' button will start a search


Long Pressing a Book will give you a menu with actions for that Book


Phone Buttons


The Menu button provides a list of actions available to all Books


The Search button provides access to the Book Library App quick search functionality


The Back button takes you back to the previous screen



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Action Buttons

left match by
Code & Title
locale
Locale:
filter
All / New
select all
Select All
add
Add
images
Images
help
Help
right     search
Search
search

This button, which is always visible, starts the search

searching dialog


if you choose to cancel the lookup, the Books found so far will be shown:

cancel lookup dialog

cancelling the lookup again will not display any Books

match by

This toggles between the 'Code & Title' and 'Title Only' matching modes

Which controls how the listed Books are matched to your existing Books

locale

Allows you to select the source region used for finding Books

source dialog

show all

Toggles between showing all found Books

And just those that have not been matched to Books found in the shelves

select all

Selects (ticks) all found Books that have not been matched

Choosing this option again unticks all Books

add selected

Adds all selected (ticked) Books to your shelves

confirm add dialog

images

Toggle showing of images

Note that all images will have to downloaded from the sources

This may involve a large amount of data usage, you will be prompted to confirm first

confirm images dialog

help

Launches App Help for the current screen

App Help is available either online or offline

help choice


The Offline Help App will prompt for installation if not already installed (its approx 11mb)

Offline help can be turned on by default in the Settings Screen




Main Menu

Accessed by pressing the menu button.

add selected

Adds all selected (ticked) Books to your shelves

confirm add dialog

search

Opens the Search Screen or searches for Books in various ways

See the Search Page for more details
find dialog

settings

Opens the Settings Screen

app info

Displays help options

help menu


  • F.A.Q.
  • View the full FAQ page directly from the app


  • App Help
  • Where available, these App Help Pages are available either online or offline

    help choice

    (Offline help can be turned on by default in the Settings Screen)


  • Donate
  • donate for an advanced key


  • App/Download Info
  • Visit the website to check latest download info


  • Email Developer
  • You can email the developer directly


  • Tips
  • Displays the quick tips dialog

    app info


  • App Info
  • View the current app version and release notes


  • New Version Info
  • See if a new version is available (and check the main website for latest updates)

    version status




Book Item Menu

Accessed by long pressing on a found Book.

Book title  
select

Selects the current Book

add

Adds the Book to your shelves

view details

Downloads basic details of the Book
and displays them on the Edit Screen as per a new Book

view matches

Starts the Search Screen to view the matches for this Book

find on web

Search for the selected Book on the web

See the Search Page for more details

reload image

If images are shown, reloads the image for this Book



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