eBook Readers – Apple Books and Adobe Digital Editions

Apple Books

Apple Books is the preferred reader for our current eBooks trial.

Question. I am having difficulties downloading my file. What should I do?

  • Your school may be blocking downloads.
    If this is the case, please see your local technician
    Any domain with *bushfirepress* needs to be unblocked for downloads.
  • or download at home.

Still having problems? Please contact us

Question. I have downloaded my book.epub file. How do I read it?

  • Create a folder called “Music Room” in your “Documents” folder
  • Using Finder, drag the downloaded epub file into your Music Room Folder.
  • Tap on the file. It should open automatically in Apple Books.

Question. My eBook did not open in Apple Books. What do I do next?

  • In Finder, right click on the epub file
  • Choose “Get info”
  • Choose Books.app in “Open With”
  • Tap “change all” to make it default for all ePubs

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)

For Windows.

You will first need to download Adobe Digital Editions
You will also need to download the resources using the links sent to you.
Once you have done this, you will need to move your downloaded resources to a special folder
We suggest you make a folder in “Documents” called “MusicRoom”.
You can then run Adobe Digital Editions and add the resources in your Documents/MusicRoom folder to your Library.

Question. I have downloaded my book.epub file. How do I read it?

  • Create a folder called “Music Room” in your “Documents” folder
  • Using Explorer, drag the downloaded file(s) into your Music Room Folder.
  • Open Adobe Digital Editions
  • Go to File -> Add to Library
    Locate the new .epub file(s) in your chosen Music Room Folder (see above)
  • Choose the file and this will load into your Digital Editions Library. It should be there next time you login to ADE.
  • Do not delete the original files from your Music Room folder. Deleting these will remove your books from the Adobe Digital Editions library.

Question. How do I display just a single page (or double pages).

  • In Adobe Digital Editions, tap on a page to make it active.
  • Go to Reading in the top menu. (You will find some nice options here).
  • Choose Single Page View (or Double Page View)

Question. I cannot find my books in Adobe Digital Editions (ADE).

Once you have opened resource, it should stay in your Adobe Digital Editions Library.
If a book has disappeared, you may have moved or deleted the original book.

  • Using Explorer, check the folder called “Music Room” in your “Documents” folder (this is where we suggested you save your resources) or any other folder you may have used.
  • If your .epub files are not there, use Explorer to search for any .epub files on your computer. Move them back to your Documents/Music Room folder.
  • Go to File -> Add to Library
    Locate the .epub file(s) in your chosen Music Room Folder (see above)
  • Choose the file and this will load into your Digital Editions Library. It should be there next time you login to ADE.

For information about Adobe Digital Editions including the download link, tap here.