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Old 06-06-2013, 11:21 AM   #1
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So here is a new one, I hadn't seen. Amazon currently has a book on sale for $0.00 for kindle, one catch, it doesn't work on Kindle for PC. ( book http://www.amazon.com/Webers-Time-Gr.../dp/B008N0TP3C )

Anyone know of a resource that could explain how would one un-DRM that book to read it on their PC?

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Old 06-06-2013, 11:24 AM   #2
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Has nothing to do with DRM. The PC/Mac readers just don't support that format yet (some type of fixed layout format). You could read it on a PC with the Kindle Cloud Reader.
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It is likely AZW4 format which is PDF in a mobi wrapper. Read about this in our wiki.

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Anyone know of a resource that could explain how would one un-DRM that book to read it on their PC?
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