LOADING BLIO ON THE KINDLE FIRETo start the process, please make sure you are on the home screen. The home button is theoption in the lower left that looks like a house. In the upper right of the screen, you will see thesettings icon. It looks like a star burst or circular gear. Touch this icon.Select the option that says “More.”In the next screen, you should see a list of options. Select the option for “Device.” Please notethat you may need to scroll the screen up to find it.In the next screen, select “on” for the option to “Allow Installation of Applications for UnknownSources.”Please remember to set this option back to “off” when finished.
Next it is time to download the app. Go back to the Fire’s home screen. Click on the tab at thetop right for “web.”Type in the following URL: http://bits.blioreader.com/updateWhen the page loads you will see several file options to click on. Choose the link namedKNFB Blio 3.0.1 PROD.apkAfter you do this, you should see a number in the upper left of the kindle fire. Touch this area.After touching that area, you should see the KNFB Blio 3.0.1 PROD.apk downloading.Once the orange bar finishes going to the right, the download will be complete. Touch where issays “KNFB Blio 2.5.1 PROD.apk Download Complete.”The next screen will list the permissions the app requires. Click on the word “Install” in the greyarea under the permissions.
You should then see a line that says “Installing.”After it finishes it will say “Install Complete.” Select the option for “Done” at the bottom of thescreen.Press the home button on the Fire to go back to the home screen. You should see the icon forBlio in your carousel at the top. Touching this icon will start up the app. Or you may select theApps option at the top of the Fire screen and you will see Blio available.Launch Blio appLog in with your Blio IDBlio will synch with your Book Shelf and bring in purchased titles and borrowed items from Axis360