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google ebooks from linux to ereader

For Linux you need to run ADE in Wine. On this page there is a pdf and a video that I made for my library on using ebooks via ADE for Linux users. FWIW, I had trouble getting ADE to detect ereaders on ...
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Using Nook outside the US

Yes, you can load ePubs from your computer. I've done this in Israel with both a 1st generation Nook and a Simple Touch.
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Can I transfer my Purchased Nook library to Kindle or other Service?

Some authors and publishers require their books to be sold DRM free. Those books you can use on other reading platforms. Nook uses the ePub format which is used by just about everyone - Amazon being ...
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Using Nook outside the US

There are two questions here. No, you do not need to add a credit card. Adding payment information is only useful if you want to buy books directly from BN.com. Do you need to add an account? No! ...
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Using Nook outside the US

You do not need a US-based credit card to activate your Nook. You do, however, need to create a B&N account to activate your device. Once that's done you can hook up the Nook to your computer with ...
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font color not showing up on color Nook for new eBook epub

This could be either the Nook reading system or a problem in the code. The first thing to check is if your device is overriding publisher styles. Nook in particular is quite insistent about that, and ...
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Can Nook Read Kobo Books and Vise Versa?

Both NOOK and Kobo have a variety of book formats in common, such EPUB and Adobe PDF. Kobo can use Adobe Digital Editions, but Barnes and Noble states, "NOOK Books from Barnes & Noble cannot ...
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How to tell whether a Google Play eBook is bootlegged/pirated?

It's very common for the listing for publisher to be the company that formatted and produced the ebook. I wouldn't read too much significance into that. Sometimes this conversion services just ...
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How can I add a European card to my nook?

B&N will not sell ebooks overseas (well, they did not last time I checked). I guess they may use the credit card to check that. However, You do not have to buy from them. What matters for you is ...
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How to send library ebooks from Calibre to Nook

First, I assume that you are referring to "protected ebooks" which when checked out requires some kind of Digital Rights Management. If they are not protected ebooks, I imagine you could just transfer ...
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What CSS can I use to change the background color of an epub on a Nook HD?

well this looks like a html/css question the height percentage in the css also needs that its parent has height as well so you can try this. html, body { height:100%; } and use your #myDiv ...
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Syncing epub reader

Moon+ Reader can sync between devices, via Dropbox or Google Drive. It, too, has an ugly UI... but not, I seem to recall, as poor as PageTurner.
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Using Nook outside the US

You only need to have a B&N account to access the DRM Protected content purchased through the the Nook Store. And you only need a credit card(or debit card) if you want to purchase through the ...
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Nook Simple Touch: erratic or unresponsive touch-screen

I found that the elastic straps of the cover I was using (one at each corner) had permanently deformed the nook st sufficiently to unalign the IR light grid over the screen. I'm now getting the nook ...
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Why/Where is calibre writing author/title in metadata when saving to device?

Calibre writes the metadata in a seperate file metadata.opf. This file looks very much like the content.opf file found in an EPUB file, but is different and also exists and has the same format, when ...
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Why/Where is calibre writing author/title in metadata when saving to device?

I had trouble with metadata from Calibre until I realised that I had to either reconvert or polish the ebook after making any changes to the title, author, description etc. For the metadata to "...
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