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How to Remove ePub DRM with Calibre Free?
Calibre is a widely used free eBook Converter and Manager software on the market, which is welcomed by most eBook readers. We know that almost all books from the online store have DRM protections, so we always need to remove DRM from ePub eBooks for better sharing. Of course, there are lots of ePub DRM Removal software enables you to crack ePub DRM protections easily, but today, we want to show you how to remove DRM from ePub with Calibre plug-in free in details. You can follow the below steps to crack DRM protections from ePub eBooks with Calibre ePub DRM accordingly.
Steps for Removing DRM Protections from ePub with Calibre
Step 1: You should be sure that this ePub DRM book can be read on your computer or eReader. Then you can go to Calibre official site to download and install latest Calibre to your PC.
Step 2: Download the latest combined tools package and unzip it. Then run Calibre, click Preferences. Select "Change calibre behavior", then under Advanced click on Plugins.
Tips: Here you should pay attention that Do NOT click "Get plugins to enhance calibre", because that option is reserved for "official" calibre plugins.
Step 3: Click on the large "Load plugin from File" button and navigate to the tools folder unzipped in step 1. Then you can Open the "Calibre_Plugins" folder and select one of the zip files in that folder.
Step 4: Click on "Add" button, and press on the "Yes" button in the warning dialog that appears. A Confirmation dialog appears that the plug-in has been installed.
Now you can repeat the steps to install all Calibre plugins systematically. After that, you have to move to configure the plugins. To configure a plugin, you must find it in the list of plugins. All the DRM removal plugins are in the "File Type plugins" section of the Plugins section of the calibre preferences. Click on the plugin in the list to select it, and then click on the Customize plugin button. In the dialog that then pops up, enter the required information, detailed below:
* If you have ePub ebooks that can be read in Adobe Digital Editions, you do not need to add anything extra into the customization fields.
* If you have ePub ebooks from Barnes and Noble (e.g. for nook), you must enter your name (NOT YOUR E_MAIL ADDRESS) and full credit card number into the customization field of the Ignoble Epub DeDRM plugin. The name and credit card number should be the ones set as part of the Credit Card unlock code on your Nook Library page. Separate the name from the number with a comma and do not put any spaces in the card number or around the comma.
* If you have ebooks bought at the Apple iBooks store, you need to find and use Requiem 3.3 or later by Brahms. It is NOT part of the tools package.
Step 5: Now click on the Apply button, and then close the preferences. Then import your DRM files into Calibre and the DRM will be removed automatically.
So as you can see, it is a little bit troublesome to remove ePub DRM with Calibre, right? If you want to find another way to strip ePub DRM, you can try the best ePub DRM Removal software.