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Download eBooks with Adobe Digital Editions

Please note - you will require an Adobe ID to read our eBooks, if you don't have one, please click here to sign up for a free account.

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Visit the Adobe Website and click the link (PC or Mac depending on your system requirements) to download Adobe Digital Editions (see below)



When the Digital Editions download is complete, launch the programme and sign in with your Adobe ID (see below)

Dont have an Adobe ID? Read our instructions on how to quickly sign up for a free Adobe account.



If you've already purchased an eBook from Hive, you will have recieved two emails. The first will be an order confirmation and the second will be the confirmation that your eBook is ready to download.

Click the link in the second email to download your eBook (see below)

If you've not purchased an eBook yet, click here to see our latest eBooks on offer.



If you lose your email link or wish to re-download an eBook, log into your hive account and then click on 'My account' ad the top of the screen (see below)



Scroll down to view your eBook Library. You may download your eBook by clicking on the Download link (see below).



Open the downloaded eBook file with Adobe Digital Editions and enjoy!

You might also find these additional links helpful:

Adobe Digital Editions FAQs

If you do experience any problems purchasing or downloading your eBook, please do contact us.