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

  1. Go to the Adobe Digital Editions website, then click the Download tab.
  2. Click the download link for the Macintosh version of ADE.
  3. Open (mount) the DMG file, then open the installer.
    Note: You may have to command-click, then click Open to run the installer.
  4. Follow the prompts in the setup wizard to complete the installation.
  5. Click Done to exit the setup and launch ADE.

Note: If these steps didn't work for you, you may have to install ADE manually.

Before you can download eBooks, you'll need to authorize ADE.

Last Updated: Apr 10, 2017 04:14PM EDT