Appendix C. Sideloading Adobe Digital Editions

To sideload ADE content to your NOOK Color or NOOK (referenced as NOOK Color from here on), connect your NOOK Color to your computer, and launch ADE if it’s not already running. Drag the ebook from your ADE library to the NOOK icon in the bookshelf.

ADE supports both protected PDF files and protected EPUB files.


One of the most popular ebook stores for ADE books is

When ADE books are copied to your NOOK Color, ADE creates a folder called Digital Editions, and the books are copied to this folder. Unlike protected books from and Fictionwise, ADE ebooks don’t require you to enter any information to open them. As long as your NOOK Color is an authorized device, you can open ...

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