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How to redownload previously purchased eBooks and periodicals through the Reader store.

You can download your previously purchased eBooks and periodicals from Reader Store through April 30, 2014.

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This solution contains steps to re-download your Reader Store content three different ways:

  • Through a Web Browser
  • Through the Reader™ for PC or Mac® software
  • Through the Reader Library software
  • Through the PRS-T1 / PRS-T2 / PRS-T3 Reader Digital Books

If you are not sure whether you use Reader Library or Reader for PC/Mac software click on Help in the menu bar and select About Reader.

NOTE: A different procedure is available for redownloading eBooks through the Reader Store on the Reader Daily Edition digital book (PRS-900 PRS-950) .

Follow the appropriate procedure:

  1. To redownload eBook Store content from the web browser:

     

    1. Go to http://readerstore.sony.com.
    2. Log in to your eBook Store account.
    3. On the Reader Store main page, click My Account.
    4. On the Account Overview page, under the My Library, click View and/or Download purchased ebooks to download your books or View and/or download purchased periodicals to download your periodicals.
    5. Your browser will download an ACSM file open this ACSM file in your Adobe DRM compatible app and your content will be downloaded and authorized. You should now be able to read your new content.

     

  2. To redownload eBook Store content from the Reader for PC or Reader for Mac software:

    ...To redownload eBooks:

    1. Open the Reader for PC or Mac software.
    2. Sign in to your Reader Store account.
    3. Click on My Library.
    4. Double click on the desired book.

    ...To redownload Periodicals (Newspapers and Magazines):

    1. Open the Reader for PC or Mac software.
    2. Sign in to your Reader Store account.
    3. On the eBook Store main page, click My Account.
    4. On the Account Overview page, under My Periodicals and Subscriptions, click View/Download purchased Periodicals
    5. On the My Purchased Content page, you will see a list of all periodicals that you have purchased. Locate the periodical you wish to download and then click the See Issue List button.
    6. From the individual issue list, locate the issue you wish to download and then click the Download Now button. The periodical will be downloaded to your library.
  3. To redownload eBook Store content from the Reader Library software:

    ...To redownload eBooks:

    1. Open the Reader Library Software.
    2. In the Reader Library window, click the eBook Store link in the left pane.
    3. Log in to your eBook Store account.
    4. On the Reader Store main page, click My Account.
    5. On the Account Overview page, under the My Library, click View and/or Download purchased ebooks
    6. On the My Purchased Content page, you will see a list of all titles that you have purchased. Click to select the book that you want to download and then click on Download Now. The book will be downloaded to your library.

    ...To redownload Periodicals (Newspapers and Magazines):

    1. Open the Reader Library Software.
    2. In the Reader Library window, click the eBook Store link in the left pane.
    3. Log in  to your eBook Store account.
    4. On the eBook Store main page, click My Account.
    5. On the Account Overview page, under the My Library, click View and/or Download purchased Periodicals
    6. On the My Purchased Content page, you will see a list of all periodicals that you have purchased. Locate the periodical you wish to download and then click the See Issue List button.
    7. From the individual issue list, locate the issue you wish to download and then click the Download Now button. The periodical will be downloaded to your library.
  4. Re-download eBooks from the PRS-T1, PRS-T2 or PRS-T3 Reader Digital Book:

    From the home screen while connected to a Wi-Fi access point:

    1. Click on Reader™ Store.
    2. Click on Account and Sign In with your Reader™ Store credentials.
    3. Click on Account.
    4. Click on the View button next to Purchased Content.
    5. Click on Download Now next to desired title.