EPUB – format for ebooks

Has someone sent you a file with .EPUB format and you are not sure of what is this format of file ?

Well EPUB stands for electronic publication , a standard ebook file format that is supported by most of the ebook reading devices .

The EPUB  books can also be read on your PC or on smartphones usiang the  reader Apps available in the respective marketplace . For example Aldiko for Android .

The EPUB file has to be converted into format when reading on Amazon Kindle .

Most of the online bookstores or publishers provide the ebooks in EPUB format .

Not just on devices , you can read EPUB files in your Firefoxe browser via the EPUBReader ( Firefox extension ).

EPUB - format for eBooks

EPUB - format for eBooks

The EPUBReader will unzip or uncompress the EPUB file that contains text files and images and displays the contents in your Firefox browser in more readable format .

Another interesting feature of the EPUBReader is that it opens the file just like anyother webpage displayed in tabs .

You can Open the EPUB file using the File -> File Menu in Mozilla Firefox .

If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the RSS feed to have future articles delivered to your feed reader.

Leave a Reply


Interesting BlogPosts to read

Cumulative Update KB3194798 failing to install on Windows 10 Insider Preview
Having issues to install the cumulative update KB3194798 on your Windows 10 Insider Preview machine?...
Free ebook download - Microsoft Platform and Tools for Mobile App Development
Microsoft press has announced a free ebook "Microsoft Platform and Tools for Mobile App Development"...
Download Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 6 from Windows Store
The first of the 3 episodes to the original series of Minecraft "Story Mode Episode 6 – ‘A Portal to...