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eBooks Help

Installing eBooks onto your Kindle

  1. Download the eBook to your computer using the link we send to your email after purchase. Make sure you know where you are downloading the file to on your computer, usually the downloads folder. Keep this folder open, ready to transfer the file.
  2. Connect your Kindle to your computer.
  3. PC Users – Go to 'My Computer', locate the Kindle in the list of drives and open it. Once you have opened this, locate the Kindle's Documents folder and double click on this.
    Mac Users – Your Kindle will appear on the Mac desktop, click on it to open it and proceed through to the Kindle's Documents folder.
  4. Right-click on the book file and choose copy. Go back to the Kindle's documents folder and click Paste.
  5. Safely disconnect the Kindle and then locate the book that has now been transferred to your device.

Installing eBooks onto your iPad/iPhone

  1. Before downloading any books make sure that you have the iBook application on your iPad/iPhone and iTunes on your computer. You can get them both from Apple, free of charge, through their website and App Store.
  2. Buy the e-book from the Pen & Sword website and download it to the computer using the link we send to your email. Make sure you know where you are downloading the file to on your computer, such as your downloads folder. Keep this folder open, ready to transfer the file.
  3. Connect the iPad/iPhone to your computer and open up iTunes.
  4. In iTunes select 'File' – 'Add to Library' and import the ePub file.
  5. Synchronise the iPad/iPhone to your computer and it should appear automatically.

Installing eBooks onto other E-Readers

  1. Buy the e-book from the Pen & Sword website and download it to the computer using the link we send to your email. Make sure you know where you are downloading the file to on your computer, such as your downloads folder. Keep this folder open, ready to transfer the file.
  2. Connect your e-reader your computer.
  3. PC Users – Go to 'My Computer', locate the e-reader in the list of drives and open it. Once opened, locate the e-reader's Documents folder and double click on it.
    Mac Users – Your e-reader will appear on the Mac desktop, click on it to open it and proceed through to the e-reader Documents folder.
  4. Right-click on the book you want to move to the e-reader and choose copy. Go back to the e-reader's documents folder and click Paste.
  5. Safely disconnect the e-reader and then locate the book that has now been transferred to your device.

Installing eBooks onto your Kindle app on iPad/iPhone

  1. Download the eBook to your computer using the link we send to your email after purchase. Make sure you know where you are downloading the file to on your computer, usually the downloads folder. Keep this folder open, ready to transfer the file.
  2. Connect your iPad/iPhone to your computer and open iTunes.
  3. In iTunes, select your iPad/iPhone, then in the iPad/iPhone menu, select apps.
  4. Scroll down to file sharing and select the Kindle app, drag and drop the file into the Kindle documents file.
  5. Synchronise the iPad/iPhone to your computer, it will now appear in your app.