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Calibre is for Readers!

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Calibre is a Free App that every eBook owner should have. As a reader, I get great mileage out of Calibre. Kobo, Nook, iBooks, all use ePub format, but Kindle does not. If you own a Kindle, you might buy a book on a great sale from Kobo or Barnes & Noble, but Kindle will not open it. Likewise, if you own a Nook reader or a Kobo, you are limited to buying books from them because they will not open a Kindle book.         There is a solution to this problem, as you will see. A book I wanted was on 50% sale at the Kobo site. No problem. I signed into Kobo and bought the book. The book was saved to the Kobo library for my account. I went into my Kobo Library, selected the new book, and clicked on export. The book was downloaded  to my download directory on my desktop. I signed off Kobo. I navigated to my download directory. I clicked on the book. My FREE Adobe Digital Editions app on my desktop opened it. It now appeared in the Adobe Digital Editions library dir