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  • How to change the playback speed using OverDrive's desktop app

    OverDrive's desktop app for Windows or Mac allows you to change the playback speed of a title. Click the Playback speed button ( in Windows or on a Mac) from the bottom toolbar of the media player window to select a speed option. tag_type_article

    Jan 04, 2017 10:01AM EST
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  • Where is the title I borrowed in the OverDrive app?

    Choose the image below that looks like the titles in your library's collection. After you borrow a title in the OverDrive app, you'll find it on your library Loans page (under ). From there, select Download or Ad...

    Dec 01, 2017 04:05PM EST
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  • Is internet access required to use the OverDrive app?

    When using the OverDrive app, you only need an internet connection to watch streaming video, download titles, or sync your progress to your OverDrive account. No internet connection is required to enjoy downloaded eBooks and audiobooks. As long as you've finished downloading them, you can read o...

    Sep 15, 2014 11:22AM EDT
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  • What are the system requirements for the OverDrive app?

    Mobile app To install the latest version of the OverDrive app for Android, Chromebook, iOS, or Windows 8 (and up), you'll need: Android 4.0 or higher, which you'll find on devices like: Newer Android phones and tablets (like Google Nexus 5X, 6P, and Pixel) NOOK Ta...

    Apr 21, 2017 04:53PM EDT
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  • How to use Bluetooth headsets with the OverDrive app

    The OverDrive app will work with Bluetooth headsets on any platform that supports Bluetooth. All you need is a headset that supports A2DP, which usually means it's a stereo headset. After that, make sure that your headset is connected to your device as a "media device." You'll be able to see what k...

    Sep 15, 2014 11:22AM EDT
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  • How to remove a library from your libraries list in the OverDrive app

    Android or Chromebook In the OverDrive app, click or tap the icon in the top-left corner to open your Home menu. Select Manage libraries. Click or tap the trash icon next to the library you want to delete. iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod...

    May 12, 2017 10:43AM EDT
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  • How to update the OverDrive app

    OverDrive's mobile app is easiest to update through the app store on your device. Look for updates to OverDrive just as you would for any other app. Before updating, you may want to export your reading history. If you'd like to update OverDrive's desktop app, go to, click Get Star...

    Dec 01, 2016 01:42PM EST
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  • How to opt out of anonymous usage reporting in the OverDrive app

    By default, OverDrive's app for Android, Chromebook, iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch), and Windows 8/10 collects anonymous usage data and sends it to us. We use this information to help make our apps better. No sensitive data is collected, and we don't receive any information that could tell us who yo...

    Jan 18, 2017 02:43PM EST
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  • How to install OverDrive for Windows (desktop) on a Windows 8 or 10 de...

    With the desktop version of OverDrive for Windows, you can download and listen to audiobooks, transfer them to MP3 players (including Apple devices), and burn them to CDs. Use the steps below to install OverDrive for Windows (desktop) on your Windows 8 or 10 device. How to install OverDriv...

    May 26, 2017 11:02AM EDT
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  • How to install OverDrive for Windows 8/10

    Follow the instructions below to install OverDrive for Windows 8/10, which you can install on Windows 8 or 10 devices. Or, here's a link to open the app store page in your browser. Click or tap the Store tile, then search for "OverDrive." Select the OverDrive ap...

    May 26, 2017 01:38PM EDT
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