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Adobe Digital Editions

  • How to install Adobe Digital Editions for Windows

    You can install Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) to read downloaded eBooks on your computer and transfer them to supported eReaders. To learn about what you need to install ADE, please see Adobe's system requirements. How to install Go to the Adobe Dig...

    Jan 12, 2018 12:48PM EST
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  • How to transfer eBooks to an eReader using Adobe Digital Editions

    You can transfer downloaded eBooks to a compatible eReader using Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) software on your Windows or Mac computer. Device notes: The NOOK GlowLight Plus doesn't use ADE to transfer eBooks, and it won't appear under "Devices." Instead, use these...

    Jan 12, 2018 12:48PM EST
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  • How to authorize Adobe Digital Editions on a computer

    To download DRM-protected eBooks to your computer, you'll need to install and authorize Adobe Digital Editions (ADE). To read the same eBooks on additional computers or devices, be sure to authorize each one with the same OverDrive account or Adobe ID. You may authorize up to six devices on one a...

    Feb 13, 2017 12:12PM EST
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  • How to deauthorize Adobe Digital Editions

    You will need to clear the authorization you're currently using for Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) if you want to authorize your computer with a different OverDrive account or Adobe ID. Sometimes clearing your authorization can fix transfer or download trouble as well. Please remember that when you...

    Jan 04, 2017 11:33AM EST
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  • How to install Adobe Digital Editions on a Mac

    You can install Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) to read downloaded eBooks on your computer and transfer them to supported eReaders. To learn about what you need to install ADE, please see Adobe's system requirements. How to install Go to the Adobe Dig...

    Apr 10, 2017 04:14PM EDT
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  • What to do if there is an "x No permission to copy document here&...

    This error is typically caused when an eReader has not been authorized properly. To solve the issue, you'll need to reset the Adobe credentials (which come from Adobe Digital Editions) on your device. Note: These instructions are for ADE 2.0 or newer. We recommend always using the latest version of...

    Jan 10, 2017 12:38PM EST
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  • What to do if Adobe Digital Editions isn't displaying a downloade...

    If Adobe Digital Editions doesn't open If Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) doesn't open after you download and try to open an eBook from your library, make sure your computer is set up to automatically open ACSM (eBook) files in ADE. If Adobe Digital Editions opens, but doesn't prop...

    Mar 23, 2018 05:17PM EDT
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  • How to return ebooks from an ereader or computer using Adobe Digital E...

    Titles you've borrowed from your library will automatically be returned at the end of their lending periods. However, if you finish ebooks before then, you can return them from your ereader or computer using Adobe Digital Editions (ADE). Use the steps below to remove expired ebooks or return the one...

    Jul 13, 2018 04:10PM EDT
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  • How to transfer eBooks to a Sony Reader using Sony Reader software

    When possible, we recommend using Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) to transfer titles to an eReader. However, there are a few models of Sony Reader (like the Reader Wi-Fi) that are not compatible with ADE. In these cases, instead of ADE, you can use Sony's Reader for PC/Mac software to transfer eBook...

    Feb 13, 2017 04:48PM EST
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  • How to set Adobe Digital Editions to open eBooks automatically

    Sometimes a "file association" error occurs on your computer, which prevents Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) from opening downloaded eBooks. If you're having trouble opening eBooks in ADE, try the steps below to make sure that your computer opens ACSM files (which are used to download eBooks) in Adobe...

    Mar 23, 2018 05:17PM EDT
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