Ebook Troubleshooting for Palm Harbor Library


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  • Adobe Digital Editions will now “automatically” authorize it and harvest its MAC address and link that to your Adobe ID
  • Ebook Troubleshooting for Palm Harbor Library

    1. 1. Troubleshooting ebooksPresenterDiana Silveira
    2. 2. Agenda• Ebook Basics• Issues• Places to findsolutionsImage from http://www.flickr.com/photos/kodomut/5145992776/
    3. 3. • Dedicated Readers have restrictions onformat• Digital Rights Management• An automated electronic lock and keyto prevent theftDRM & FORMATS
    4. 4. Kindle AZW, PDF, MOBI
    5. 5. NookEPUB (Barnes & Noble, Sony, and mostly everyone else)
    6. 6. • Ipad• Android• SurfaceTablets
    7. 7. Who can accessebooks?• PINELLAS County LibraryCard Holders (notreciprocal users)• Valid Library Card
    8. 8. Kindle Users
    10. 10. Penguin Books – Sideloading
    11. 11. Save to the desktop for itseasily findable
    12. 12. copy thedownloaded file tothe "documents"folder of yourKindle.
    13. 13. Send to My Kindle• Send any document to your Kindle… greatworkaround for side-loading
    14. 14. Windows 8• The Windows Media Player Security Upgrade willrequire running Internet Explorer 10 as anadministrator.• In some cases, using IE10’s compatibility mode may also benecessary to make sure the security upgrade can run.• To Download:• Save it to your computer instead of opening it• Once the ODM file has been downloaded, right-click (or swipedown) on it.• Select Open With, then choose the right version of OMC:• WMA and WMV titles: Choose OverDrive Media Console. Youcan also open MP3 titles with this too, if you prefer.• MP3 titles: Choose OverDrive Media Console for Windows 8Source: http://bit.ly/15n6jx3
    15. 15. OverDrive App
    16. 16. Nook Users
    17. 17. Adobe “Sign Up or Sign In”
    18. 18. Clicking on “Create an AdobeAccount” takes you here
    19. 19. Adobe Editions!
    20. 20. Sync to the Nook
    21. 21. Click and drag to Nook
    22. 22. Back to the E-ink Nook
    23. 23. Tablet Users
    24. 24. There is an App for that
    25. 25. Works on Windows 8
    26. 26. Hints!- Use category instead of shelf to find books available- Use your Adobe ID if you use OverDrive- Books will sync from PC to Tablets to Phones with the App- Login – Library Card Number & Pin- Doesn’t work with Kindles
    27. 27. Password must have a minimum of 6 characters and a maximum of 30, including atleast 1 upper case, 1 lower case and 1 number. Special characters are not allowed.Not all options are available for allbooks
    28. 28. Blio Option• Download AppBook doesn’t automatically downloadTouch & hold screen to get navigation
    29. 29. ePub
    30. 30. More Books!• Open Library• Project Gutenburg• Calibre
    31. 31. Great Resources!
    32. 32. Questions – Other Concerns
    33. 33. diana@novarelibrary.comdelicious.com/dee987/ebooksslideshare.net/dee987www.facebook.com/NovareLibraryServices877-816-9638Contact InformationDiana Silveira
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