Home > Resource > EPUB Reading Tips > Convert DRM-protected EPUB to iPad

How to Convert DRM-protected EPUB to Read on iPad

Have piles of EPUB books bought from  Barnes & Noble's Store or Sony Reader Store or downloaded from the Internet that aren't playable on iPad? It is a common situation that happens all the time. In order to protect the copy rights, DRM (digital rights management) is added to EPUB eBooks to prevent eBooks from being abused. If you are going to read these DRM-protected eBooks on iPad, you need to convert DRM EPUB to iPad.

To remove DRM from EPUB, you need a professional DRM Removal tool. Here in this article, we discuss how to remove DRM from Adobe Digital Editions EPUB by using the freeware, ePUBee DRM Removal. ePUBee DRM Removal is able to remove DRM from EPUB files header without losing the quality of EPUB eBooks. Let's get down to the task right now!

First, you need to get Adobe Digital Editions. Go to the site, download and install Adobe Digital Editions. You will be asked to authorize the Adobe Digital Editions with your personal Adobe ID. If you do not have an Adobe ID yet, you'll be provided with a link to register one. Do not worry! No more personal information is needed, but your e-mail address, name and country. Download the EPUB books you need to remove DRM and save them on your desktop. Take care. Ensure that these target EPUB books could be opened in Adobe Digital Editions.

Second, get ePUBee DRM Removal and install it. It is pretty easy to finish the installation. Just follow the dialogue on the installation interface. After it is done, you can see ePUBee DRM Removal's simple interface. Ok, let's start to convert DRM-protected EPUB to iPad.

1. Click "Browse" to select your EPUB eBooks from My Documents\My Digital Editions. The tool supports removing DRM in batch, so you can also select the folder where all the EPUB files are saved. If you cannot find the EPUB files, open Adobe Digital Editions and find the path in the properties of the eBook.

2. By default, the output files could be saved in a folder named "Decrypt Output". You can change this setting by browsing a new path to save the target EPUB eBooks.

3. Press "unDrm directory" to remove DRM from EPUB books.

remove EPUB DRM protection

Bingo! That's it! Go to the destination folder, find the target DRM-free EPUB eBooks and sync them to iPad for reading on the go.

Actually, there are many other ways to get EPUB eBooks for iPad, say converting PDF files to EPUB books or using .docs, .html, .pdf, .txt files to build your own EPUB books. To build your own EPUB eBook, try Wondershare MePub, a professional EPUB Builder to build your stylish EPUB eBook. 

Download MePub Trial Version!

Download Win Version Download Mac Version

Product-related questions? Speak directly to our Support Team >>

Top