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Aldiko Sync


This application is designed to work with the eBook reader Aldiko. It allows you to sync your books and bookmarks across your devices using your Dropbox account.


** Note **

The app requires a rooted device to work with Aldiko v2.2.0+. This is because Aldiko no longer allows other apps access to its database.

** Note **

If you have an issue with the app, please use the in-app "Report Issue" feature, so I can address it as quickly as possible.

** Before complaining about the sync frequency in the Pro version, please read the entry about it in the FAQ here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1253576 **

Thanks!

Requirements:

* Android 2.1+
* Aldiko 2.0.2+ (Premium or Free)
* Rooted device (Aldiko 2.2.0+)
* Dropbox account

Features:

* Synchronizes eBooks across devices (including addition of new books and deletion of old books)
* Synchronizes your position in each eBook across devices.
* Pro Version: Fully automatic sync.
* Pro Version: Faster sync check for changes on Dropbox.
* Pro Version: Trigger sync from an external application (like a Tasker/Locale plugin).
* Ability to store deleted books in a separate "TrashCan" folder on Dropbox in case you want to retrieve it at a later date.
* Ability to always sync to furthest read point (like the Kindle)

Current Limitations:

* User defined bookmarks are not synced across devices.

Change Log:

8.10.10, 20-Aug-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix connection issue with Dropbox servers.

8.10.8, 15-Mar-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix sync issues on certain rooted Samsung devices with custom ROM's.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix sync not triggering when key guard was disabled on devices with Android OS 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or earlier.
* Bug-Fix: Fix compatibility issue with Android OS 4.4 (KitKat)

8.10.2, 10-Feb-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix incompatibility issue on rooted MotoX and MotoG devices with Aldiko 2.2.0+.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional failure to detect the existence of Aldiko's database on rooted devices during the sync app's first run.

8.9.4, 02-Nov-2013
* Bug-Fix: Fix compatibility issue with databases created with Aldiko 3.0.2.
* Bug-Fix: Fix for occasional crashes reported when showing warning dialog boxes.
* Bug-Fix: Fix crash when trying to launch Aldiko from within the sync app due to corrupted Aldiko install.

8.9.2, 26-Jul-2013
* Support for Dropbox's two-factor authentication.
* Updated app to fix issues on Android OS 4.3 (JellyBean MR2)

8.8.8, 19-May-2013
* Bug-Fix: Updated fix for Dropbox login form issue. Ensure form doesn't "freeze" if wrong data is entered the first time.
* Add ACCESS_SUPERUSER permission. Root is required if device has Aldiko 2.2.0 or later versions installed.
* Bug-Fix: Fix issue with Dropbox login form on Gingerbread devices.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional one-time crash on startup when app was upgraded/installed.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix occasional crash on service restart.

8.8.5, 23-Mar-2013
* Bug-Fix: Fix issue with Dropbox login form on some devices.

8.8.3, 11-Dec-2012
* Add support for Aldiko 2.2.3.
* Add instructions for downgrading to Aldiko 2.1.0 if device cannot be rooted.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional crash when the initial message dialog was dismissed.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional crash when Dropbox login form was shown.

8.7.42, 28-Nov-2012
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix automatic sync not triggering reliably on quitting Aldiko on Android OS 4.1 (Jelly Bean) on some devices.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix automatic sync being deactivated under certain circumstances when either the sync app or Aldiko was updated.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix initial notification popup not being shown when Aldiko was quit with the "Home" key.
* Bug-Fix: Fix network connection leak issue with the Dropbox API.
* Display a one-time message explaining the rooted device requirement if Aldiko 2.2.0+ is installed on the device.

Complete change history available at http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1253576

Recent changes:
8.10.10, 20-Aug-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix connection issue with Dropbox servers.

* For full Change List see Description
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File size
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About Aldiko Sync
This application is designed to work with the eBook reader Aldiko. It allows you to sync your books and bookmarks across your devices using your Dropbox account.


** Note **

The app requires a rooted device to work with Aldiko v2.2.0+. This is because Aldiko no longer allows other apps access to its database.

** Note **

If you have an issue with the app, please use the in-app "Report Issue" feature, so I can address it as quickly as possible.

** Before complaining about the sync frequency in the Pro version, please read the entry about it in the FAQ here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1253576 **

Thanks!

Requirements:

* Android 2.1+
* Aldiko 2.0.2+ (Premium or Free)
* Rooted device (Aldiko 2.2.0+)
* Dropbox account

Features:

* Synchronizes eBooks across devices (including addition of new books and deletion of old books)
* Synchronizes your position in each eBook across devices.
* Pro Version: Fully automatic sync.
* Pro Version: Faster sync check for changes on Dropbox.
* Pro Version: Trigger sync from an external application (like a Tasker/Locale plugin).
* Ability to store deleted books in a separate "TrashCan" folder on Dropbox in case you want to retrieve it at a later date.
* Ability to always sync to furthest read point (like the Kindle)

Current Limitations:

* User defined bookmarks are not synced across devices.

Change Log:

8.10.10, 20-Aug-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix connection issue with Dropbox servers.

8.10.8, 15-Mar-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix sync issues on certain rooted Samsung devices with custom ROM's.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix sync not triggering when key guard was disabled on devices with Android OS 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or earlier.
* Bug-Fix: Fix compatibility issue with Android OS 4.4 (KitKat)

8.10.2, 10-Feb-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix incompatibility issue on rooted MotoX and MotoG devices with Aldiko 2.2.0+.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional failure to detect the existence of Aldiko's database on rooted devices during the sync app's first run.

8.9.4, 02-Nov-2013
* Bug-Fix: Fix compatibility issue with databases created with Aldiko 3.0.2.
* Bug-Fix: Fix for occasional crashes reported when showing warning dialog boxes.
* Bug-Fix: Fix crash when trying to launch Aldiko from within the sync app due to corrupted Aldiko install.

8.9.2, 26-Jul-2013
* Support for Dropbox's two-factor authentication.
* Updated app to fix issues on Android OS 4.3 (JellyBean MR2)

8.8.8, 19-May-2013
* Bug-Fix: Updated fix for Dropbox login form issue. Ensure form doesn't "freeze" if wrong data is entered the first time.
* Add ACCESS_SUPERUSER permission. Root is required if device has Aldiko 2.2.0 or later versions installed.
* Bug-Fix: Fix issue with Dropbox login form on Gingerbread devices.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional one-time crash on startup when app was upgraded/installed.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix occasional crash on service restart.

8.8.5, 23-Mar-2013
* Bug-Fix: Fix issue with Dropbox login form on some devices.

8.8.3, 11-Dec-2012
* Add support for Aldiko 2.2.3.
* Add instructions for downgrading to Aldiko 2.1.0 if device cannot be rooted.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional crash when the initial message dialog was dismissed.
* Bug-Fix: Fix occasional crash when Dropbox login form was shown.

8.7.42, 28-Nov-2012
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix automatic sync not triggering reliably on quitting Aldiko on Android OS 4.1 (Jelly Bean) on some devices.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix automatic sync being deactivated under certain circumstances when either the sync app or Aldiko was updated.
* Bug-Fix: (Pro Version) Fix initial notification popup not being shown when Aldiko was quit with the "Home" key.
* Bug-Fix: Fix network connection leak issue with the Dropbox API.
* Display a one-time message explaining the rooted device requirement if Aldiko 2.2.0+ is installed on the device.

Complete change history available at http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1253576

Recent changes:
8.10.10, 20-Aug-2014
* Bug-Fix: Fix connection issue with Dropbox servers.

* For full Change List see Description

User reviews of Aldiko Sync
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A Google User
Oct 11, 2014
ALDICOSYNC EX123
A Google User
Sep 23, 2014
Excellent App Not yet used... But this us what I wanted badly.... In case of issues will update my review
A Google User
Sep 8, 2014
Useless for me, and LOTS of others I suspect ! I would have loved this so I could sync across my devices like I can with Kindle Reader. Why, oh Why, do you have to ROOT your decive to do this with Aldiko sync though ???? Yes, you can use the older V2.1.0 but I wanted to use the Auto Sync facility. Maybe I am wrong in thinking that upgrade to later versions are improvements NOT downgrades ? Also, I like millions of others DON'T WANT TO ROOT my device which firstly would invalidate my warranty on my 2 new devices, but even IF I was allowed to I DON'T want to mess about with it ! If Kindle can do sync WITHOUT a routed device not to mention you don't need to use Dropbox either ... why can't you ????? I would have given NO stars if I could for this ! By the way I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the Aldiko Reader ... 5 star App... but this.. rubbish :-(
A Google User
Aug 23, 2014
Great little app I love this app and the pro unlock is worth the price for automated sync. I had an issue with Dropbox login but just didn't have the latest version installed. My support submission was answered very quickly and by a real person. This app makes aldiko the best book reader.
A Google User
Aug 22, 2014
Best app ever I love this app! I had some problems with the sync. Sent them an email, they got back to me right away and helped me solve my problem.