[BCAB] ebooks and reading software

M Lakhani muzz.lakhani at googlemail.com
Tue Feb 25 05:05:37 GMT 2014


Padma

Adobe Digital Edition is an eBook reading program for Windows & Mac computers. It is a mixed bag with many screen readers, but it's free. You can google it & give it a try & link back with queries :)
HTH
Muzz

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> On 24 Feb 2014, at 17:25, "Padma Cheriyan" <pscheriyan at googlemail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi Joe!
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> Pardon my ignorance.Could you please tell us what is Dobi Digital  Audition?
> Is this a screen reading software that can read text in PDF format? 
> 
> Padma
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Joe Paton
> Sent: 24 February 2014 15:13
> To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
> Subject: [BCAB] ebooks and reading software
> 
> Good afternoon,
> 
> 
> Just been looking at the ebooks.com site, and considering purchasing a
> couple of titles.
> 
> Not wanting to use a sony reader, nook reader or Ipad, the other choice
> is adobe digital audition.
> 
> one of The titles I want in .pdf format, is protected, or encrypted
> can't recall which it is, but one or the other that's for sure.
> 
> Question is, Must these books that are in protected or encrypted formats
> be read using adobe audition? or, can these titles be read in the
> traditional adobe reader? or, must I by the book, then breech copywright
> laws and scan it in to the old computer?
> 
> Seems to me that there are too many formats needing consideration, then
> of course, not all titles you may want would necessarily be available in
> the chosen format you've just bought a device for, so you gotta go and
> buy another piece of software or another device.  All i really wan to do
> is read a book of my choosing.  Doesn't get any more difficult than this
> does it? Then there's audible.  I'll say no more.
> 
> 
> With thanks.
> 
> Joe
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