How to open E-book (Open Publication Structure) format .epub files
Have you had trouble opening the epub file on your computer? What are epub files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.
What is epub file?
Files with epub extension are ebooks, in a popular format recognized as an international standard since 2007. It is typically used for text-centric books and other types of publications.
E-book (Open Publication Structure) format description
EPUB (short for electronic publication) is a free and open e-book standard by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF).
It is designed for reflowable content, meaning that the text display can be optimized for the particular display device used by the reader. This file format is used by many e-book readers and compatible software. The format is meant to function as a single format that publishers and conversion houses can use in-house, as well as for distribution and sale.
Suggested software to open epub file
E-book reader and manager for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
An easy-to-use e-book reader
Electronic book viewer based on Flash, a successor to Adobe eBook Reader
A free e-book library management application
Default electronic book reader included in Apple Mac OS X operating system