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Old 05-19-2011, 05:56 PM   #16
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hello friends

I have a eBookMan EBM-901, I want to reuse last year download the OS to install it, now that I have holiday, I have my installation CD, follow the step that indicates nrapallo. but I get a message

the file frnkebos.seb not is targeted for this eBookMan. It Can not Be Moved to your eBookMan.

I think I need q frnkebos.seb file, I always towards the installation from the Internet, now that support stopped as of 1 May.

share the SO

http://www.4shared.com/file/j75_jOG5...b_latest_.html

I thank you, any help you can give me.

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Old 06-03-2011, 08:17 PM   #17
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Hello All,

First time poster so please be gentle! I have a Franklin EBM 911 and am also in search of the OS download file. I received mine as a gift in 2001 and used it briefly before it got mothballed by my wife. It doesn't even have the patent number, says "patent pending" so I know it was an early model. I have read a couple of books on it but it has since been reset. I tried to download the OS earlier this (2011) year but had trouble. My new computer came loaded with Vista (2008?) and I read some things that led me to believe that these problems were related to Vista. The EBM OS was/is not compatible with Vista, right? Or no? By the time I had a new OS (recently) and got back around to the Franklin site, I found the message saying that they were no longer supporting the EBM. So here I am.

Does anyone know where I might find a copy of the EBM 911 OS? I don't need to sync to Outlook, just want to read some books. Should I just call Ectaco? Thank you in advance for any advice!
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Old 06-05-2011, 01:00 PM   #18
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Hello All,

First time poster so please be gentle! I have a Franklin EBM 911 and am also in search of the OS download file. I received mine as a gift in 2001 and used it briefly before it got mothballed by my wife. It doesn't even have the patent number, says "patent pending" so I know it was an early model. I have read a couple of books on it but it has since been reset. I tried to download the OS earlier this (2011) year but had trouble. My new computer came loaded with Vista (2008?) and I read some things that led me to believe that these problems were related to Vista. The EBM OS was/is not compatible with Vista, right? Or no? By the time I had a new OS (recently) and got back around to the Franklin site, I found the message saying that they were no longer supporting the EBM. So here I am.

Does anyone know where I might find a copy of the EBM 911 OS? I don't need to sync to Outlook, just want to read some books. Should I just call Ectaco? Thank you in advance for any advice!
I recently went onto Yahoo's ebookman group and a very kind member snail mailed me everything on a CD because sending via email, the file is too big and wouldn't go through. I've uploaded the RAR file on Mediahost; http://www.mediafire.com/?y8daq0fbvb6nvvy
Its everything that Franklin gave to us EBM users. Feel free to circulate it amongst other forums and places if others need it. After all, since Franklin are no help, we need the drivers and before I got them, it proved impossible to find them. I hope the file works. If not let me know and I'll try again
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Old 10-26-2011, 09:41 AM   #19
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please can anyone help am disabled and my pc got a virus. I lost my ebook man 911 software for desk top and there is nowhere to redown load has anyone got it that could be emailed in file to me please
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Old 10-26-2011, 11:52 AM   #20
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Old 01-16-2012, 12:17 AM   #21
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Hi
I was going through my junk draw,and low and behold I found my old EBM-901. Here is my problem. I downloaded the desktop manger,but when I connect to the manager nothing happens. I'm running Windows 7. Can anybody help me get this going.(yes I'm computor savvy)
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Old 01-18-2012, 02:35 PM   #22
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Unfortunately, it looks like Franklin has killed the eBookman. If you can't get the option to load the operating system off the CD to work, the reader is effectively dead.

I've tried sending folks copies of my backup, snail mailed the CD and posted the contents online and no one has been able to get their reader to work without a connection to the server.

If anyone is considering buying a eBookman, they need to make sure the operating system has been backed up to a memory card or they will have bought an interesting paper weight.

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Old 10-17-2012, 06:12 AM   #23
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Dear Aubreyf,
could You detail how You gained the 64-bit Windows 7 driver for eBookMan from Thesycon?
Thanks in advance.
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