|08-20-2010, 05:26 PM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Side-loading of epubs on Kobo App
Kobo updated their app to allow side-loading on epubs (maybe pdfs too, I don't recall). I'm not sure if it will let you load drm'd epubs, particularly library books, but I think it probably will at least allow standard adobe drm'd epubs, as I believe that's what Kobo uses. I did a quick try with a drm-free epub this morning before I left for work and was able to load it in easily by sending the book to myself via e-mail. I think there are other options too, but haven't had a chance to look them over.
Anyone try it with a drm'd epub? or with a library book?
|08-20-2010, 08:56 PM||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2009
Device: Kindle, iPod Touch, Sony PRS-350
I tried it, but it wouldn't even open the DRM'ed ePubs that I downloaded previously from Kobo itself, it gave me an Error:Empty NCX message. (These were free eBooks that they had offered on Kobo that I had downloaded, but are not in my Kobo account). So, I doubt that library books would work too.
|08-20-2010, 11:37 PM||#3|
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Redmond, WA
Device: iPhone, iRex DR800SG, Pocket Edge, iPad
Calibre converted ePubs (added via email) did not work. Each showed as only having two pages.
My purchased book from O'Reilly (no drm) did work.
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