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How to use Android tablet as a ebook reader?

I think you misunderstand what e-ink is. It is nothing like LED or LCD pixels. Resolution has nothing to do with it. Typical displays emit light. You can use them in the dark and they will light up ...
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How can I get the apk file of an app?

How can I get the APK file of an app after installing it from Google Play? Multiple ways, but the easiest one, I suppose, is to install a backup type app such as App Backup Restore. Take the backup ...
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How can I get the apk file of an app?

Connect your phone to your desktop with usb. make sure your desktop have the adb utility and a suitable driver for your phone is installed. adb start-server ; `adb devices´ ##make sure device is ...
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How can I read epub or mobi files with Kindle?

For my Nexus 5x which doesn't have an SD card, I needed to create the folder /storage/emulated/0/kindle and place my .mobi files there. Opened up Kindle app, and they are there!
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How can I browse some document-like apps offline?

The app doesn't save anything, and it's using in-app browser to load the codes from GitHub repository. From its app description, All of my solution files are on GitHub, and are in Java. It contains ...
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Where are books downloaded from Amazon Kindle stored?

On my tablet (non-rooted) it exists at storage\emulated\0\Android\data\com.amazon.kindle\files\ Mine has about 500 folders, which, I assume is one per book. The names are some 10-character string of ...
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Personal google play books, how to make them voice-readable?

You can use the Google's Text-to-Speech app from the playstore. It allows you to read text on the screen aloud by using the device's text-to-speech feature. Features: As mentioned in the description,...
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How can I load a Project Gutenberg book on my phone's Kindle app?

I figured out one fairly unsatisfactory way to do it: Using phone browser (Chrome), go to Gutenberg mobile site. Find book (for example) and download Kindle version. Go to Downloads (under Apps) ...
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How can I read epub or mobi files with Kindle?

If you are wondering where to put those .mobi files (or perhaps any other files that your android kindle app can read) if your Kindle app is located in the external storage (external sd - card), just ...
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How to extract eBooks from google play

You can make use of Google Takeouts. Just unselect everything except Play books and download your data. You can then view your books. If the books you uploaded were in epub format, you may have to ...
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How can I read epub or mobi files with Kindle?

As of 2018, Kindle did not recognise epub. So I used a web site to convert it to a mobi. But it still did not recognise it. I remembered that apps now needs runtime permissions to access the virtual ...
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Google Play Books - Navigate back to reading passage text

To return to the previous location just tap the centre of the screen to bring up page navigation and then click the back button. Note: looks like the previous functionality of a blue triangle has ...
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How can I read my epub books in Google Books for Android?

Put the epub on your device. Use a file manager such as Files to open it (with [Google] Play Books). It'll import it then. This was tested on Android 10 with the Files file manager (version 1.0....
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How can I read my epub books in Google Books for Android?

You can import/upload them: Uploading the PDF/ePub file(s) to your Library Go to My Books Click on 'Upload File' in the top right corner. Choose the file(s) you wish to upload. Getting the PDF/ePub ...
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