Reading EMP Ebooks on Mobile Devices
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All Devices

Step 1: Install Adobe Digital Editions

Download and install Adobe Digital Editions. Make sure that you remember the email and password associated with your Adobe ID.

Step 2: Create an EMP Account

Create an account on the EMP website. Fill in your information, click on Submit, and you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not see it, check your spam folder. Once you click on the link in the email, your account will be activated.

Log in to your account and go to My Books. If you bought your ebook online, it will appear under Digital Redemptions/Purchases.

If you bought a book with a PIN card included, you need to redeem your PIN. If you don't already have an account, create one. After logging into your account, go to My Books. Click the Add Book button, type your PIN (printed on the card) into the box that appears, and click Validate. Your book will appear under Digital Redemptions/Purchases.

Apple Devices (iPad, iPhone, iPod touch)

Step 3: Install the Free App

Install the free Bluefire Reader app on your iPad/iPhone. Then activate the reader with your Adobe ID and password.

Step 4: Download the Book

Go to your My Books page on your iPad/iPhone and select the book you want to download by tapping on the underlined title. Tap View, select OK on the prompt that appears, and you will be redirected to a new page. Select Open in Bluefire on the top right, authorize the reader if you haven't done so already, and the book will download directly into the Bluefire Reader app.

Kobo Devices

Step 3: Open Your EMP Ebook in Adobe Digital Editions

Click the title of the ebook, then click View. You will be prompted to download a file, URLLink.acsm, which should open automatically in Adobe Digital Editions. Adobe Digital Editions will then complete the download of your ebook.

If you bought a book with a PIN card included, you need to redeem your PIN. If you don't already have an account, create one. After logging into your account, go to My Books. Click the Add Book button, type your PIN (printed on the card) into the box that appears, and click Validate. Your book will appear under Digital Redemptions/Purchases. Click the title of the ebook, then click View. You will be prompted to download a file, URLLink.acsm, which should open automatically in Adobe Digital Editions. Adobe Digital Editions will then complete the download of your ebook.

Step 4: Set Up Kobo

Install the free Kobo desktop software using the same email address and password you used for Adobe Digital Editions.

Step 5: Transfer Your EMP Ebook to Kobo

Connect your Kobo to your computer and open Adobe Digital Editions. Digital Editions will recognize your Kobo. It will appear as an icon in Library view on the left. Drag your EMP ebook from the main Library window to the Kobo icon. A window may appear showing the progress of the copying process.

Step 6: Sync Your Kobo

In your Kobo desktop software, click the Sync button. Your EMP ebook will be copied to your Kobo eReader.

Eject your Kobo from your computer and then unplug it. After your Kobo reloads, your EMP ebook will be available in your Kobo Library.

For more information on Kobo and Adobe Digital Editions, see the Kobo website.

 
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