Part 1: Type of EBook DRM DRM Type Ebook Format Users Adobe's ADEPT DRM EPUB and PDF Adobe Digital Editions applied by Barnes & Noble Nook, Google Play, Sony, Kobo, and Overdrive, plus the third party eBook readers Amazon DRM AZW8, KF8, MOBI Kindle Apple’s Fairplay DRM EPUB only EBooks bought from Apple’s iBooks app Part 2: How Do I Get Rid of the DRM on My Ebooks: Calibre Calibre is more often an eBook program that helps users better arrange their eBook collection. Surprisingly, now it supports to strip eBook DRM by kindly plugging in a DRM removal, and meanwhile convert eBook to 50 more available formats. In this way, eBook DRM problem will be greatly solved with Calibre's powerful function. By the way, Calibre is a free software to cope with eBook including Kindle books, Barnes and Noble, Adobe Digital Content, etc. Calibre supports OSX, Linux, and Windows since XP SP3.
The latest version for Windows is Calibre 1.36.0. Moreover, Calibre allows you to use a browser to manage your eBook collection over the Internet. Following you will get informed how to use Calibre as an eBook DRM removal. Note: Calibre cannot decrypt Apple's Fairplay DRM. Step 4: Add the EBook DRM-Removal Plugin to Calibre 1. After that, open Calibre.
Click 'Preferences' tag on the top right of the main interface, and then select 'Change Calibre Behavior' 'Plugins'. Next, you will see a popup window and click 'Load plugin from file' button at the bottom right. Then you should add the DeDRMPlugin folder you have already downloaded.
But for Kindle user, then you need to select the first entry 'Elnk Kindle ebooks' and click green plus button. Then you need to type your Kindle's serial number and after that, return the 'Calibre-Preferences-Plugins' window and click 'Apply'. Step 5: Strip the DRM from Ebook with Calibre DRM Removal Reopen the Calibre.
You could directly drag the eBooks from your PC, or click 'Add books' to import eBooks. Calibre will automatically strip the DRM encryption from imported eBooks and them to Calibre Library. Also, you can click 'Convert books' button to convert DRM-cracked eBooks to other formats like EPUB.
If you see a warning window pop up when dragging the eBooks, just click 'Select none' button and then 'OK' to go on the process. Sometimes you will see two same eBooks in the list. But actually only one of them is valid. Click 'Remove books' to delete the useless copy. Calibre doesn't work very well on batch conversion. So pitifully, you'd better convert one eBook in one time. By using Calibre, you can now successfully free your eBook from DRM trouble and enjoy reading it on any other reader or device.
Calibre can be not only an outstanding Liberian to better manage your ideal eBook library, but also a powerful DRM removal to free you from intrusive DRM concerns. Calibre will be a nice choice for your eBook problem. But if you also have other DRM problems, there are some useful suggestions for you. Part 3: Bonus More DRM Removal Tools to Strip DRM from Music & Videos 1.: iTunes Music DRM Removal. Free. Remove DRM from iTunes M4P music and convert them to MP3. Only work on Windows 2.: iTunes DRM Removal.
Free. Remove DRM from iTunes music, movies, video and eBooks.
Work on Windows and Mac 3.: iTunes Audio DRM Removal and Converter. Free Trial experience. Remove DRM from M4P/AA/AAX/M4B and convert them to MP3/M4A. Work on Windows and Mac 4.: iTunes Media Converter. Free Trial experience. Remove DRM from M4V, WMV, ASF and etc. Only work on Windows 5.: iTunes M4V to MP4 Converter.
How To Removal Drm From Kobo For Mac
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DRM (Digital Rights Management) is a usually polarizing topic. Some call it a necessary evil because it protects the rights of the copyright holder, while others term it a big hassle for the consumer who doesn’t deserve that when he has already paid for the product. The downside of DRM hit me when I bought, a digital e-ink reader, few days back. As you might know, ebooks that are bought from Kindle store can only be. As a consumer, when I have already purchased the digital media why should I be stopped from reading it just because I didn’t buy a Kindle and a Kobo instead?
You with me on this? Then here’s how you can remove DRM from ebooks you have purchased on the Kindle store. Note: This guide is for personal use only. Do not circulate decrypted eBooks over the internet or using any other media. According to the DMCA it’s a punishable offence. We at Guiding Tech cannot be held responsible for any misuse. Removing DRM from Kindle Books Step 1: Download and install and on your computer.
Once you have installed these tools, launch the Kindle app for Windows and download the books you would like to remove the DRM from to your hard disk. To download the book, log in to your Kindle account, right-click on the book you would like to download from your library and select the option Download. Once you have done that, you can close the app. Step 2: Download and extract the content to a folder in your computer. While downloading the file, the host would ask you if you would like to use the web service download manager. Don’t forget to uncheck the option before you start downloading. Just to be extra cautious, make sure you download a Zip and not an Exe file.
Step 3: Now run the Calibre tool on your computer. In you are using the tool for the first time, you might be asked to configure it.
Just select the default options and complete the wizard. Once you are on the main screen, click on the Preferences button and select Plug-ins from the window that opens up.
Step 4: In the Plug-ins windows click on the option Load plug-in from a file located at the bottom of the page and import all the zip files contained in Alf’s DRM removal tools/CalibrePlugins folder. Once you have added all the plugins, restart Calibre.
Step 5: Now the easiest way to remove DRM from a book is to import the file to Calibre. To do so, click on the Add books button on Calibre and import the book from Kindle directory which is%userprofile% documents My Kindle Content. Make sure you import the.awz file type to the library. Step 6: As soon as the file is added to Calibre it’s decrypted and the DRM is removed.
You can now convert the file to various formats using the right-click context menu and read it on any device capable of reading an eBook. We have covered a complete guide on that you might find useful. Conclusion So that was how you can remove DRM for ebooks purchased on Kindle and read it on any device. This should come in handy for people who love shopping eBooks on the Kindle store but want to read it on an eBook reader other than Kindle. Last updated on 8 Feb, 2018.