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Set Up Your Overdrive App

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eBooks on
Blackberry Smartphones


Open the app and complete the first-time set up.

1. The first time you use the app, you will be asked to enter your Adobe ID to authorize your device.

What is this? This is a free account you sign up to enable transferring books from one computer to another computer, a mobile device or an eReader.

How to sign up for a free Adobe ID

When the prompt comes up, select Options

Don't see the prompt to add Adobe ID? Press the menu button when the app is open, then Options, and scroll to eBook Options.

Set up your device with an Adobe ID

In eBooks Options, enter your Adobe ID (the email address you used to sign up for the Adobe account) and your password
Tap Authorize

Authorize device with Adoble ID



2. Add "Richmond Public Library" to your "get books" list.

Open the app and press the menu button on your phone.
Select Get Books

Press Add a Library at the bottom. add a library button
Type in "Richmond Public Library" to search for it.
Search for Richmond Public Library


When you find us (look for British Columbia, Canada), tap on it.

Press the menu button and select Add to "Get Books" list.
Add to Get Books

Our library eBook site will now be listed.



How to sign up for a free Adobe ID at the Adobe website

i. Go to Adobe website
ii. Click the yellow "Create an Adobe Account" button
Sign up for an Adobe ID
iii. On the next page, fill in the required fields (ones with the *)
iv. Click Continue at bottom of page. Fill in required fields