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How do I remove or install dictionaries on the Illumina (E653)?

Depending on the serial number of your Illumina, there will be different dictionary apps installed.

 

Serial numbers up to June 2015 (ICIL201506xxxxxx) the Stardict dictionary is installed. Only Stardict dictionaries are supported. For more recent Illumina (as of ICIL201507xxxxxx) please scroll downwards.

 

Illumina up to ICIL201505xxxxxx:

 

How do I remove dictionaries I do not use?

  • Connect your e-reader with your computer using the USB cable
  • Open the Windows explorer on your computer and go to the drive ICARUS
  • Open the folder Dict

  • Delete the folders of the dictionaries you do not need

  • Disconnect your e-reader
  • Shutdown and re-start your e-reader
  • Done!

 

How do I install new dictionaries?

  • Download dictionaries from www.icarusreader.com (Downloads section) and save these to your computer. Read the instructions for installing the dictionaries (also found in the downloads section
  • Connect your e-reader with your computer using the USB cable
  • Open the Windows explorer on your computer and go to the drive ICARUS
  • Open the folder Dict
  • Copy the dictionary files according to the installation instructions
  • Disconnect your e-reader
  • Shutdown and re-start your e-reader
  • The new dictionaries are now available!

 

 

 

 

 

 


Illumina as ofICIL201506xxxxxx:

 

Installing dictionaries manually
1. Go to the following website to find many Quickdic dictionaries: https://github.com/rdoeffinger/Dictionary/releases/tag/v0.2-dictionaries
2. Download the file of your choice (this is a zip-file)
3. Extract the file. The dictionary is a file with the extension .quickdic
4. On the e-reader create a folder with the name quickDic (capital D)
5. Copy the dictionary to that folder
6. The dictionary is now installed.
7. When a book in the relevant language is open, you can now look it up :
a) Touch and press a word (keep pressed)
b) A pop-up will appear with several icons. On the right you see the Dictionary icon. Press it.
c) Wait until the search results are displayed

 

 

 

 

Tags: dictionaries, E653, Illumina, install, remove

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Last update: 2016-03-03 10:38
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