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Agenda E-Book

Browse the entire DDW Agenda Book in a paperless format. Download an electronic copy to your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other e-reader. The DDW 2014 Agenda eBook is now available.

DDW gratefully acknowledges Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for funding this resource.

For Kindle:

For Apple iPad, Barnes & Noble Nook, Sony eReader, etc.*:

Instructions for downloading the files and copying to your device:

*Having trouble getting your .epub file recognized?


  Instructions to Copy to Your Kindle (back to top)

  1. Download the PRC file.
  2. Attach the Kindle to your computer using the USB cable.
  3. The Kindle directory should open automatically. If not, go to My Computer and you should find the Kindle there.
  4. In the Kindle directory, open the Documents folder.
  5. Save the PRC file into your Kindle's Documents folder.
  6. Detach the USB cable from the Kindle.
  7. You should then see a new entry for the eBook in your menu on the Kindle.

EPUB Devices (Apple iPad, B&N Nook, Sony Reader, etc)* Instructions to install on an Apple iPhone (back to top)

  1. Open Stanza.
  2. In the controls at the bottom, click "Get Books."
  3. Click on Downloads.
  4. Click the Edit button at the top of the screen.
  5. Now, click the plus (+) sign for Add Book Source.
  6. Enter a brief title in the Name & Icon field.
  7. Enter [URL FOR EBOOK] in the URL field.
  8. Touch the "Web Page" button.
  9. Click the Save button at the top of the screen.
  10. You will return to the Get Books screen.
  11. Touch the "Done" button at the top of the screen.
  12. You will now see the eBook as a title in your catalog.

Instructions to install on an Apple iPad (back to top)

  1. Download the EPUB file.
  2. Open iTunes, using the account associated with your iPad.
  3. Select the file(S) you download and drag them over the Library area on the left panel.
  4. If you already have an iBooks entry, the eBook documents will appear there. If you do not already have an iBooks entry, iTunes will create on for you and place the eBook within it.
  5. Sync your iPad.
  6. You will now have the eBook as a title in your iBooks Library.

Instructions to copy to your Barnes & Noble Nook (back to top)

  1. Download the EPUB file.
  2. Connect your Nook to your computer using the USB cable provided with the Nook.
  3. Go to My Computer and locate and open the Reader device.
  4. Open the My Documents folder.
  5. Copy the file you downloaded into the My Documents folder.
  6. Disconnect the USB cable from the Nook.
  7. On your Nook, go to My Library.
  8. In the touch pad at the bottom, touch "Check for new content."
  9. You will now have the eBook as a title in your Library.

Instructions to install on a Google Android (back to top)

  1. Click the Market icon on your Android and search for "WordPlayer." The "Word Player" application should be the first result. Tap on this icon to install WordPlayer.
  2. With WordPlayer installed you can now access the files directly from this site. Open this site in your Android web browser, and touch any EPUB link. You will then receive a "Complete Action" pop-up. From the list of choices, choose WordPlayer. The file will then open for you to read.
  3. If you prefer, you can also download the EPUB file to your PC, then mount your Android's SD card and copy the files to the SD card from your computer. Then, go to WordPlayer, and select "Load EPUB from SDCard."

Instructions to copy to your Sony eReader (back to top)

  1. Download the EPUB file.
  2. Connect your Sony Reader to your computer using the USB cable provided with the Reader.
  3. Go to My Computer and locate and open the Reader device.
  4. Open the Documents folder.
  5. Copy the file you downloaded into the Documents folder.
  6. Disconnect the USB cable from the Sony Reader. You will now have the eBook as a title in your Catalog.

*Having trouble getting your .epub file recognized? In some cases, Windows will not recognize the .epub file when you download and will save it with a .zip extension instead. You will need to rename the file with the .epub extension for your device to recognize the files. The instructions below explain how to do this. For Windows 7 Users (back to top)

  1. Save the file onto your desktop.
  2. In the start menu, select control panel.
  3. In the control panel window, select the appearance and personalization link.
  4. Select the folder options link, and click the view tab at the top of the folder options window.
  5. In the advance settings options, uncheck the "hide extensions for known file types" box (7th check box listed).
  6. Select apply and then select ok.
  7. Locate the file on your desktop and right click on the folder.
  8. Select rename and change the .zip extension to .epub.
  9. When the file name extension warning box appears select yes to change the file extension.
  10. The file has now been changed to an EPUB file and is ready to be downloaded on your mobile device.

For Windows XP Users (back to top)

  1. Save the file onto your desktop.
  2. In the start menu, select control panel.
  3. In the control panel window, select the appearance and themes link.
  4. Select the folder options link, and click the view tab at the top of the folder options window.
  5. In the advance settings options, uncheck the "hide extensions for known file types" box (8th check box listed).
  6. Select apply and then select ok.
  7. Locate the file on your desktop and right click on the folder.
  8. Select rename and change the .zip extension to .epub
  9. When the file name extension warning box appears select yes to change the file extension.
  10. The file has now been changed to an EPUB file and is ready to be downloaded on your mobile device.

 

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