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How to Convert and Read PDF Files on Nook?

Nov 15,2012 18:49 pm / Posted by to eBooks Topics
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People choose to purchase Barnes and Noble's Nook e-Reader as their eBook reading devices because such tablet does a great job in diplaying eBooks. Although it supports both PDF and ePub formats, but we have found that the eBooks on Barnes and Noble's online store are sold in ePub format. Since the limitation of PDF's display in portable devices, you might never be glad to read a PDF file on Nook, no matter the PDF is in portrait or landscape mode. Fortunately, there exist some methods to improve your reading experience in viewing PDF on Nook: converting PDF to Nook format, EPUB.

EPUB now could be the default eBook format for Nook touch, Nook color and Nook tablet. It features with a smaller size than PDF file and provides you with a wonderful display during your reading on Nook. Then, is there any easy and efficient way to change PDF files into ePub format? Now, you can follow the below two ways to convert PDF files or eBooks to ePub format for reading on Nook tablet within simple clicks.

Method 1: Convert and Open PDF on Nook with Better Experience

PDF to ePub for Mac is an easy-to-use program to convert any type of PDF document to ePub format for most of the e-Readers. It can preserve the original file layout very well. What's more, it is necessary to preview the PDF files before conversion.

Step 1: Hit "Free Download" button to get this free trial version, then start the installation on your Mac.

Note: For Windows user, you can use the PDF to ePub Converter to convert PDF to ePub.

Step 2: It is very user-friendly interface and easy to use. Just drag and drop the PDF document you wish to convert to its main window. Or you can hit "Add File" to load your PDF file one by one.

mac pdf converter for nook main screen

Step 3: This Mac PDF Converter for Nook lets you customize the "Page Range" for free. And you can also preview the PDF files one by one on the preview window. There are two conversion modes for you to select, Text Mode and Image Mode.

If you want to keep the default settings, just click "Start" button to start PDF to ePub conversion. Or you can highlight and choose the file, then right-click to choose "Convert Selected File" option.

convert and open pdf on nook with better experience

Once the conversion is done, you can hit the "Open" button to find the output file. With the supplied USB cable to transfer the output ePub books to Nook for reading.

Method 2: Convert and Read PDF Files on Nook

ePub Converter for Mac integrates HTML to ePub for Mac, PDF to ePub for Mac, MOBI to ePub for Mac, Text to ePub for Mac. So with a single software you can convert the four book formats to ePub eBook on Mac OS X.

convert pdf to nook format on mac with epub converter

Step 1: Directly click "Add File" to load the PDF file(s). On top output options, highlight "PDF to ePub" item. To set the output destination by clicking "Browse" button.

Step 2: From the list of files you can set the conversion model, including "Text Mode" and "Image Mode", the default is "Text Mode" option.

To start the conversion, click the "Convert" button on right bottom on this software. Few minutes later, you can get the output file on your Mac computer. As shown above, using the USB cable to transfer the ePub book to Nook device.

Free Download ePub Converter for Mac (Mac OS X)

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