How to Convert DRM EPUB to Kindle Mac Easily

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It's no doubt that Amazon's Kindle eReader is the most popular reading devices among this industry, especially after Amazon introduced their new device, Kindle Voyage. convert drm epub to kindle macIt's said that this reader is as slim as a piece of paper, and features a new adaptive front light sensor. Though prices at $199, higher than any generations of kindle, there are still a large number of people pre-order it, me too (so funny, why not?).

But there is a fatal problem we can't avoid. Kindle doesn't support the the ePub! This means, if we want to read epub files on Kindle, we should convert epub to kindle format. About how to, I have written a guide convert drm protected epub to kindle format mobi (nearly all of the epub are with drm). For those mac users, it may be a little difficult to convert epub files if the computer operation system is Mac, so today I decide to write this content how to convert drm epub to kindle mac easily.

First of all, make sure you can open epub on Mac

To convert epub to kindle mac successfully, we should make sure that we can open these epub files on mac.

EPUB books we purchased from Google Books, Rakuten Kobo, Nook book store, or other online collections, often they are with Adobe DRM. And the Adobe Digital Editions is the only one specified application that could open adobe books, so please install ADE on Mac.

Then authorize your Adobe ID with your computer, open epub with ADE. If you can open them, the next step will be ok. After epub opened, they are saved to your mac in folder "Digital Editions".

open drm epub on mac with ADE

Then, remove drm from epub mac

Before start, I recommend you a useful tool which will be used later. Epubor Ultimate, helps you remove drm and convert epub to kindle format. It is the best epub to kindle converter mac.

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Run the software on your mac. From left side you will see some tabs. Below "ADE” you can see the books downloaded via Adobe digital editions. Drag them to the right column, the DRM will be soon stripped. All the epub books are decrypted, no quality loss.

remove drm from epub mac

Next, convert epub to kindle format

After drm removing, you can convert these drm free epub books to kinde supported format, such as mobi or AZW3.

convert drm epub to kindle format


If you found some spelling mistakes, or don't like the given cover of your epub books, you can also click on "edit" button to edit epub metadata. But must be before selecting output format, after books adding.

edit epub meta before converting to kindle

Click on "Convert" button please. Soon completed, from "Output Folder" you can find where they are.

Finally, copy converted epub file from Mac to Kindle

To this step your converted epub files have become kindle supported files. Connect your Kindle to Mac with USB. Then click the "Finder", you will see device name "Kindle".

Back to the tool's main interface, click the "Open Folder", drag the converted epub books from output location to your Kindle folder please.

copy converted epub to kindle

Then disconnect your kindle and mac. From home page you will see them clearly. Tap the cover, open them to get a happy reading.

Or you can try to send the converted epub files to Kindle without USB connection.

Download the tool for free:

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Most of epub books are protected with Adobe drm, so this article is aimed at converting adobe drm epub to kindle. But there are still some nook books are with nook drm, so about removing nook drm, please read The Easiest Way to Convert Nook to Kindle.


works for Epubor and writes articles for a collection of blogs such as ebookconverter.blogspot.com.

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