Any software application (or hardware device) used to read electronic books (eBooks). Please use a more specific tag if applicable, such as e.g. 'aldiko', 'moon-reader', etc. See the full tag wiki for a list of related tags.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
27 views

Google Play Books - how to enable offline dictionaries?

When online, inside Google Play Books app, then I have access to dictionary definitions and Google Translate translations. When I turn off data transmission, then these options are unavailable. I ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

PDF (not text) to Speech

I need a TTS program to read my PDF files. I tried several programs, but all convert PDF to raw text, then read it. My PDF files have lots of pictures and designs, and I need to look at the PDF file ...
0
votes
1answer
102 views

How to download a Google play book

Can someone tell me how to download a Google play book so that I can read it off line on my Android table which? I attempted to use the download option on the MyBook list (the three dots). The file ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Dual epub reader [closed]

I have started using my tablet for reading epubs and I have found a lot of different versions of the same book. So, is there any application that allows me to compare, i.e. to see both versions in a ...
2
votes
0answers
71 views

Accessible Android Reader Application for text, epub, daisy and PDF formats

I need to find applications for particular formats of books: 1) ePub - Cool Reader, Ideal 2) Daisy - Darwin Reader 3) Txt - Accessible Talkback Editor 4) PDF- Adobe Reader, Smart Q Reader ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Moon Reader Pro Text Wrapping

I have tried MoonReader Pro but when I increase the font size the text is not wrapped and the increased text overflows the screen in my tab. I want it to behave like as note pad does with its size and ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Tuning tablet into e-book reader?

Since I often need to read PDFs, I figured I should get an e-book reader from eg. Kobo or Pocketbook, but I was told it's not a good idea because e-book readers have a tough time rendering PDFs. ...
1
vote
1answer
163 views

Convert Safari to Go files to ePub

Safari to Go stores offline bag files in \data\com.safaribooksonline\files\zips. Each book has it's own directory with files that make up the entire book (xhtml, metadata, etc). Has anyone tried ...
0
votes
0answers
138 views

How to sync highlights & annotations of ebooks/pdf

i'm searching for a way to synchronize highlights & annotations of my ebooks over several android devices. I prefer to read ebooks in pdf as it's the only format that keeps the original layout ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

How can I copy all the annotations I've made in FBReader?

So I use FBReader to read my ebooks in mobi and epub format. I often use the software to highlight the books. The one thing is that while FBReader saves the highlights, it doesn't update the files ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Looking for an ebook format and reader that marks visited links

I regularly download a magazine via a script. What I download is a html-page as a table of content and individual articles (also html) linked from the toc, each article possibly containing (apart ...
0
votes
0answers
137 views

Prs t2 not recognized in pc

I tried to root my Sony PRS-T2 using this guide (which is in Spanish). I tried installing rupor-enable-asec, and the command prompt said it was successful. I restarted as I was asked to do – but then ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

PDF reader with highlighting and bookmarks

Is there any way to read PDF books with highlighting texts and adding custom bookmarks? I would like to read a book having about 500 and more pages and I would like to highlight sentences and words ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I look up words in an eBook reader with Google Translate?

Is there way to look up words and phrases while reading an eBook in the Google Translate app? Moon reader can do that in a browser, but the translate app is much better. Here is what I ended up ...
-2
votes
1answer
96 views

Android distro for reading? [duplicate]

Is there an android distribution that presents a stripped-down ereader interface and nothing more? The reason for this is just a matter of ultimate usability.
1
vote
1answer
193 views

What's a good app for reading “programming ebooks”? [closed]

I use Adobe's PDF reader but that is not good for reading "source codes". If I select the "reflow" option the code gets scattered and becomes hard to read. Can anyone know of a good app for reading ...
1
vote
1answer
120 views

Clear search history in ebook reader App (Desire S)

Is there any way to clear search history in ebook reader App on Desire S? (It is the default reader App for ebook on HTC desire S). Thanks.
2
votes
1answer
736 views

How do I access the reflow mode on Adobe Reader?

How do I access the reflow mode on Adobe Reader for Android?
1
vote
0answers
79 views

Filling in the blanks in a Kindle book

I'm considering buying a Kindle version of a workbook which requires a lot of blanks to be filled. I'm aware of "Note" feature in Kindle app for Android but texts that are entered this way do not show ...
3
votes
1answer
865 views

Where does SafariOnline store downloaded books?

I used the Safari Books Online "Safari to Go" app to download a book to its "Offline Bookbag". In what format is the book stored? I ask because I'm hoping to use a reader other than Safari's own app ...
2
votes
0answers
381 views

Reading fixed-layout ePubs

I'm looking for a way to read fixed-layout ePubs; nothing I've found supports this format. Aldiko supports epub, but surely not a fixed-layout epub. Is there a possibility here to have the same ...
1
vote
1answer
555 views

How can I test my ePub files in Android emulator?

I have installed the Android emulator and everything is going fine. But I don't know how to test my ePub in it. This is actually the main reason I installed Android emulator and SDK, to test out my ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Could you indicate me a PDF reader for android with a fit visible feature?

Could you indicate me a PDF reader for android with a fit visible feature? It's the same feature that's built in on foxit reader.
7
votes
1answer
2k views

Are Google Books DRM protected?

In some countries Google Play offers ebooks. I was wondering if those are DRM protected. Can I export them as e.g. epub? Or are they bound to be read within the Google Play Books application?
4
votes
3answers
7k views

Is there a way to adjust the size of the text when reading PDF files?

When I use Aldiko to a book in epub format on a mobile device with a small screen, I can read it without problems. The text is adjustable to the size, the application has no issues. The opposite is ...
3
votes
3answers
10k views

Is there a PDF/eBook Reader like the “Google Playbook” Tablet?

I'm a really big fan of the Google Playbook reader, especially for an Android Tablet. I love the 2 columns and the effect when you go to other page. So I was wondering, is there a PDF/eBook reader ...
6
votes
5answers
5k views

Is there any android epub reader supporting epub3 with audio/video/javascript?

Hi i just developed an epub format ebook (containing a video and a javascript animation).It is working fine on iphone/ipad (running on ibooks)..I was wondering if I could read the same ebook with an ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a PDF reader app for the Kindle Fire with Dropbox syncing?

Are there any apps for reading PDFs on the Kindle Fire that sync with Dropbox? (Ideally I'm looking for an app comparable to the excellent GoodReader for iOS.) Note: Dropbox does not have an app in ...
5
votes
1answer
393 views

eBooks from Amazon Market or from Android Market?

I have finally succeeded at Rooting and installing Android Market on my Fire, but now I'm wondering if there are any complications with using both the Market and Amazon to purchase ebooks. Scenario ...
0
votes
0answers
56 views

Good free pdf reader for android that opens the last read page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PDF reader app that remembers the last page you were on? Can anyone suggest a good free pdf reader, in which I can continue from the page I last left, for android ...
4
votes
3answers
833 views

Is there any graphic-accelerated PDF reader for Android?

I use Adobe's Reader and ThinkFree Office, but they both are too slow. Any suggestions?
0
votes
2answers
5k views

Suggest an app for reading PDF and CHM

I have seen apps that read CHM or PDF but not both. I need an app that reads PDF as well as CHM quickly and smoothly. I tried OliveOffice but there are issues with landscape mode. Is there any other ? ...
0
votes
1answer
106 views

How can I uninstall Alkido 1.1 when both Alkido 2.0 and Alkido 1.1 are installed on my Samsung Galaxy S

After installing my Archos 101 tablet, I noticed that the Alkido version I installed on it was version 2, when the version installed on my Galaxy S was still version 1.1. The market when run on the ...
0
votes
2answers
987 views

Repligo RGO file

Is there any app to open Repligo .RGO files? It seems that Cerience doesn't support it anymore. Thanks.
2
votes
1answer
418 views

Can the Aldiko reader show pdf files in it's catalog screen which are not present in the ebook folder?

I have the following situation : I purchased an Android pdf book which was downloaded on my PC I used Dropbox to transfer it onto my Android device (Archos 101) When clicking the downloaded book in ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Is there a PDF reader with DRM support and width locking? [closed]

Currently I'm using Aldiko, but every time I flip the page it's resized to fit the screen which is too small to read. Other programs don't support DRM again. So is there something to allow fixed (or ...
10
votes
4answers
7k views

PDF reader app that remembers the last page you were on?

I usually access my PDFs via the DropBox app on my phone. Every time I open the same PDF it starts back at page 1. Is there a way to set up the Android Adobe Reader app to remember the last page I ...
4
votes
4answers
953 views

A reader for big HTML files and/or zipped HTML bundles?

I'd like to read a moderately big HTML file - about 3M. Another option is to have it split in several interlinked HTMLs. Cool reader is the closest. Though it: either crashes/gets out of memory, I ...
9
votes
11answers
11k views

pdf reader which has zoom and width locking? [closed]

I have both Adobe Reader and EZPDF. Are are both lacking. I want to lock the width and zoom and everything once I have a pdf open to my preferred settings. I just want to page up or down when ...
9
votes
4answers
9k views

Is there a PDF (or epub) reader that allows to take notes (or at least to copy text)?

I have many PDFs that I would like to read on my Galaxy Tab and then take notes. Preferably the notes would be attached to the document (may be like Skim does), but as a workaround I can also imagine ...
9
votes
4answers
10k views

Can I sync my Kindle books with my Android phone?

I have just bought a Kindle and the cool thing about it is you have an email address @kindle.com where you can send your books and it automatically converts it to a .azw and syncs it with your Kindle. ...
4
votes
1answer
242 views

Looking for an ePub reader that works without an SD card

I'm looking for a ePub reader to read a collection of .epub files I have but so far each one I've tried has had problems because I don't have an SD card in my phone or I haven't been able to figured ...
8
votes
5answers
31k views

What is the best way to read PDFs on Android?

What is the best way to convert PDF's to some kind of format that is easily readable? For example can you convert it to ebook format?
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Is there a way to sync my personal files to my Nook Color & G2 phone?

I just got a Nook Color which runs on Android. I also have an Android G2 phone with the Nook app running on it. If I purchase a book from Barnes & Nobles I see the book online in my "My NOOK ...
13
votes
5answers
689 views

Is there an app which supports both PDF and epub ebook formats?

Are there any apps which support both PDF and EPUB files? I've tried Alkido, Laputa, and StarBooks, they only seem to support either PDF OR epub, not both. Any suggestions?
19
votes
2answers
2k views

Best way to read programming/technical/math PDFs on Android device

I have a ton of programming/technical/math PDFs that I would like to read on my Samsung Epic 4G. I have tried Adobe's PDF reader and ThinkFree office and the reading views destroy the code snippets ...
3
votes
6answers
3k views

Does android 2.1 have any specific built-in ebook apps?

I'm thinking about getting a Samsung Galaxy S phone, I want to know a bit more about its capabilities as an ebook reader Does it have any built in applications for reading? And if so which formats ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

Kindle Android - Refresh a book cover?

I use the Kindle app for Android. I had 'bought' one of the classic titles which they have - War and Peace, which, like many of the classics, had no cover image. They have since updated the title ...