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How to read epub on Kindle

How to read drm epub on Kindle

As an ebook reader, usually, I would like to go some dependable and well-known sites to buy books. Because we have to make a safe condition for our readers. Lest we download some books that are not clean, such as containing third party ads, virus, and incomplete content of the book content, we tend to go to these shops to purchase books: Adobe Store, Kobo Store, Sony Store, and so on.

While if you have bought or lent books from all the sites below, of course, their books are absolutely safe to read, but you may note that a majority of your books are formatted as epub.

Epub is a commonly used book format so many book publishers like to use it to satisfy the demand of customers. But we can see an obvious drawback that epub is not available for Kindle reading. Kindle only supports azw/mobi format, so it has isolated with other readers. Every epub books from popular and official book stores have set up their own epub drm to separate their own characteristics from others, except free one. It means that we are not capable to read them on other readers, let alone Kindle.

Then how to convert DRM ePub to MOBI so as to read them on Kindle, Mobipocket, etc? Here we provide an easy method to help you convert DRM ePub to Mobi. Tools needed are:

Epub drm removal/ Adobe drm removal

Although Nook uses epub as others all the same, its drm is different from other epub books. For most of epub books use regular Adobe epub drm, firstly we would tell you how to use EPUB drm removal to remove drm.

Adobe PDF ePub DRM RemovalVersion 4.1.6 for Windows
Adobe PDF ePub DRM Removal MacVersion 4.1.6 for Mac

Step 1. Authorize your copy of Adobe Digital Editions. Install Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) and authorize your copy. Download and install the needed software. Then run it.

Step 2. Add ePub files to this ePub DRM removal. Click on the “Add” button to choose your EPUB ebook / input folder. You’ll find it in “My Documents\My Digital Editions”. If you just can’t find the EPUB ebook, open Adobe Digital Editions and find the path in the properties of the ebook.

Step 3. Finally, click “Start” to remove ePub DRM fast.

Nook drm removal

The second situation, if you have download epub books from Barne&Noble, you may need Nook drm removal instead. The steps are instructed below.

Nook DRM RemovalVersion 3.8.2 for Windows
Nook DRM Removal for MacVersion 3.8.2 for Mac

1. First, download and install Nook for PCAfter you installed Nook for PC , you can try to open the ebook in your computer ,If these e-books can be read normally, then they will be able to be converted.

2. Download and install Epubsoft Nook DRM Removal.

3. Run Nook DRM Removal, click “Add” button to select the ebook file.

4. Click “Start” button, it will create a new ebook file without DRM in seconds.

When we have removed epub drm, the rest thing will be easier to work out. We just need a free Calibre to convert the non-drm epub to azw/mobi, then transfer converted books to kindle, we can read them immediately.

If you think this is a complex method to solve this problem, you can also use one ultimate tool—Epubsoft Ebook Converter, which has dual effect on both removing drm and converting book format.