How to Read .epub and .mobi Formats ebooks

July 4, 2012 at 5:39 pm

Did you find an ePub file on your computer and wonder what program should open it? Maybe someone emailed you an ePub file or you downloaded it from internet but you’re not sure how to use it. Perhaps you tried to open the ePub file but Windows told you that it could not open it. .ePub is eBook file that can be read at many devices e.g. Android devices, Barnes & Noble Nook, BlackBerry PlayBook, GNU/Linux, Nokia 770, Nokia n800, Nokia n810, Nokia n900, Hanlin eReader, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kobo eReader, PocketBook Reader, Sony Reader and even more. Here is how to use this ePub file.

Use ePub File at Windows, MAC and Linux

Adobe Digital Editions is for Windows and MAC to read ePub files.

Download Azardi for Windows, MAC and Linux to read ePub files.

Download Calibre for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux to use ePub files.

Use ePub File at Android Devices

Aldiko for Android enables android devices to open ePub files.

Use ePub File at iPhone, iPod or iPad

iBooks and Stanza will enable you to view, read and use ePub files on iDevices.

Use ePub File in Internet Browser

And if you want to read ePub file in the internet browser, then EPUBReader is addon for Mozilla Firefox that will enable you to read ePub files in your Firefox browser.

Read .Mobi Format eBooks

A file with the MOBI file extension is a Mobipocket eBook file. MOBI files are created by Mobipocket Creator and can be read by Mobipocket Reader. Mobipocket creator and Mobipocket Reader are free programs by Mobipocket. On iDevices Mobi files can be opened by Calibre and Stanza Desktop. MOBI files can also be read by popular eBook readers like the Amazon Kindle and many smartphones that support the format. You can also open and read mobi files on PC by using Kindle for PC.