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What is an eBook?


An eBook stands for electronic book. It is a book that you can download onto your computer and read. They come in the following formats:

  • PDF - This format can be read using Adobe's Acrobat Reader available FREE from
    Windows e-book - This format needs to run or install on your computer. It may also require you to be connected to the internet. Needs no special reader or software.

  • DOC - This is Microsoft Word's format. It can be opened by Word, WordPad and Notepad.

  • TXT - A simple text file format. Use WordPad or Notepad or any simple text editor to read.

  • SWF - These files require the MACROMEDIA FLASH Player to be installed on your computer. You can download it FREE from

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Date added: 2014-07-21 20:43:13
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