Convert eBooks from RTF to ePub with Free Tools


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Here are 4 methods for you to convert RTF to ePub format for reading on devices like iPad, Nook, Sony Reader, Kobo, iTouch, etc.

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Convert eBooks from RTF to ePub with Free Tools

  1. 1. All rights reserved— to Convert RTF to ePub for Free?Aug 18, 2012 9:25 pm / Posted by Elime Mitchell to ePub TopicsFollow @Elime Mitchell What is .rtf file? Why convert RTF to ePub?RTF is short for Rich Text Format. It is a proprietary document file type published by MicrosoftCorporation in 1987. Most word processors have the ability to read and write RTF type,including Microsoft Word, Open Office, etc. However, popular eBook readers like iPad, Nook,Nexus 7, Sony Reader, Kobo, etc., can not accept RTF directly.To read RTF eBooks on a digital device, you will have to convert it to other formats. In mostcases, choosing ePub as the output format is the best choice. ePub stands for electronicpublication and it is the accepted standard format for digital book publishing, so almost alldevices favor it. Here are alternative methods of how to convert an RTF file to ePub.Method1: Online RTF to ePub ConvertersThe biggest advantage of online converters is that you dont need to install anything tocomputer. Here I list 2 sites where you can convert RTF to ePub - Just as the site name indicates, is able to create ePub from files ofdoc, docx, epub, fb2, html, lit, lrf, mobi, odt, pdb, pdf, prc, rtf, txt. You can select up to 5 files atone time and the max file size is - On this site, you can convert eBooks, videos, audios, documents,drawings, presentations, etc. Only one file can be converted at one time. No batch conversionsupported. Its capable of processing files up to 250 MB.Method2: Convert RTF to ePub with CalibreWhether you have learned it or not, Calibre is the most well-known eBook converter aroundthe world. The most 2 attractive features are: Totally FREE, Supporting multiple eBookformats. Calibre is compatible with Windows and Mac OS X. So you can freely convert RTF toePub on Mac, or Windows platform.
  2. 2. All rights reserved— Although Calibre works for converting RTF files to ePub, it doesnt care about pictures, font size, page breaks, and so on. In method 3, a commercial software is recommended. Method3: Commercial Document Converter AVS Document Converter is professional convert documents between DOC, PDF, DOCX, RTF, TXT, HTML, TIFF, JPEG, etc. This stand-alone program doesnt require additional software. It can convert various document formats, eBook formats, as well as protect documents, zip your files, adjust documents for web publishing. The key formats supported are: Read: PDF, HTML, HTM, MHT, RTF, DOC, DOCX, ODT, PPT, PPTX, TXT, TIFF, TIF, EPUB, MOBI, FB2, DjVu, XPS Write: PDF, HTML, MHT, RTF, DOC, DOCX, ODT, TXT, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, EPUB, MOBI, FB2 The disappointing point is that it cant support Mac OS X. If you are using Windows, it is a great choice to convert RTF to ePub. Another Method: Convert RTF to Word, then Word to ePub iPubsoft has a professional tool which can create ePub files with perfect quality and super fast speed. The simple and clean interface is rather easy to handle. The supported input formats are DOC, DOCX, PDF, MOBI, TXT, HTML. Although RTF is not included, you can save RTF files as Word documents firstly, and then use iPubsoft ePub Creator to convert Word to ePub. Both Windows and Mac versions are supported. Suggested Reading:• How to Convert ACSM to ePub• How to Read ePub on PC• ePub to PDF Converter Free