When you want to share your Kindle books with your friend who has a Kobo eReader, you will find that the Kindle books are not available on Kobo. There are two reasons to make it failed. The first one is that Kindle books are DRM protected. That’s means you can only read those eBooks on Amazon Kindle devices or Kindle for PC. The other reason is that the format of Kindle books cannot be recognized by Kobo. Most Kindle books are MOBI format while Kobo supports eBooks in EPUB format. So you cannot read Kindle books on Kobo directly.
How can we transfer eBooks from Amazon Kindle to Kobo successfully? Since the reasons we gave above, eliminate the limitations of Kindle books is in priority. DRM technique is common used to restrict copyright works and proprietary devices in the area of eBooks and streaming music. What we should do is to remove DRM limits and then convert eBooks to the format that Kobo can support. We need a professional tool to make it come true, and we think that PDFMate eBook Converter would be a good program that can meet all your demands and help you get what you want.
In this article, we'll walk you through how to use the PDFMate eBook Converter to download Kindle eBooks to EPUB format and then transfer the downloaded files to Kobo.
PDFMate eBook Converter is designed to convert eBooks from Kindle, Nook Book, Kobo, and Adobe to various formats like MOBI, PDF, EPUB, TXT, KFX or AZW3 format. You can customize the metadate information and output path. What you downloaded can be recognized by any e-readers.
Key Features of the Program:
-Support up to 24 input formats, such as EPUB, PRC, HTMLZ, etc;
-Remove DRM from Kindle, Adobe, Kobo & Nook eBooks;
-Convert eBooks to MOBI, EPUB, AZW, PDF, TXT or KFX format;
-Save or Customize important metadata.
-Support the latest version of Windows 10.
With PDFMate eBook Converter, it is to convert Kindle Books to EPUB format and read them on Kobo. So far this program can only support on Windows, please download PDFMate on your computer.
Step 1. Input Kindle Book to PDFMate
Click “Kindle”, PDFMate will find all eBooks from your Kindle library, and you need to click “Add” button and select the files you want to convert to the right panel of the program.
Note: If you are using a Kindle eReader, simply connect your e-Reader to your computer and PDFMate eBook Converter will scan and detect the device automatically.
Step 2. Set Output Format
Click “V” icon at the bottom to choose the output format as EPUB. Also you can customize the output path by clicking “Setting” button.
Step 3. Start to Converter eBooks to EPUB Format
Directly click “Convert to EPUB” button, the eBooks will converted as you request, and you can check the files by click “History” button.
Step 4. Transfer Kindle eBooks to Kobo
Connect your Kobo to computer with USB cable, click “Star” > “Computer”, and then double-click “Kobo”. Find the folder that you want to transfer files to Kobo, drag and drop the files to Kobo directly. Now you can read Kindle books on Kobo.
Note: The free trial version of PDFMate eBook Converter enables users to convert one book at a time, you can unlock the amount limitation by purchasing the full version.