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How to Transfer Kobo Books to Kindle

Technology and mobility have influenced us a lot in our daily life, including the way we read books. Compared to traditional print books, more and more people have turned to eBook for its convenience. Amazon Kindle and Kobo are two giants in the e-market, both of which provide eBook Store as well as e-Readers.

For various reasons, a great number of readers are wondering whether it’s possible to read Kindle books on Kobo or read Kobo books on Kindle. In this article, we are going to show you how to transfer Kobo books to Kindle for reading. If you’d like to read Kindle books on Kobo, please refer to How to Enjoy Kindle Books on Kobo.

Transfer Kobo Books to Kindle

As we all know, Kobo books are not supported by Kindle. For one thing, though there are some DRM-free Kobo books, a great number of Kobo books we got are protected by DRM, which restricts us to read them on Kobo devices. For another, most Kobo books are in EPUB or PDF format, which obviously are not supported by Kindle, who typically accepts AZW, MOBI, PRC and etc.

Therefore, if you want to transfer Kobo books to Kindle for reading, you’ll have to remove the DRM from Kobo books and convert them to a Kindle-support format – MOBI, for example. Below is a step-by-step tutorial on how to read Kobo books on Kindle.

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How to Transfer Kobo Books to Kindle

Any eBook Converter enables us to get rid of DRM in Kobo books and convert Kobo books to MOBI format within three simple steps, and below is a full demonstration of the whole process. Before we get started, please have the program well installed on your computer.

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Any eBook Converter

  • Easily Convert files from Kindle, Adobe, Kobo & Nook eBooks;
  • Decode protected and plain eBooks to EPUB, Mobi, PDF, TXT, KFX;
  • Support up to 24 input formats, such as PRC, HTMLZ, DOCX, etc;
  • Batch conversion allows you to convert the entire eBook collection;
  • Edit necessary metadata of the eBooks, such as the author, publisher, etc.

    Step 1. Upload Kobo eBooks to Any eBook Converter

    Click "Add eBook" button on the upper left and there will be a pop-up window allowing you to browse and upload the Kobo books that you want to transfer to your Kindle device.

    Add eBooks to Any eBook Converter

    Note: The DRM of your Kobo books will be removed immediately once they are added to the program successfully.

    Step 2. Choose MOBI as the Output Format

    Click “V” icon on the bottom and select MOBI as the output format. By clicking the “Settings” button on the upper right, you can customize the output path for the converted Kobo books.

    Choose MOBI as Output Format

    Note: The program retains the original quality of all eBooks and keeps all metadata after conversion. And by clicking the "Edit" icon on the right, you can edit all the important and useful meta information by yourself, including title, author, publisher, etc.

    Step 3. Convert Kobo Books to MOBI Format

    Click "Convert to MOBI" button to start converting your Kobo books to DRM-free MOBI format.

    When the conversion is done, you can find the converted DRM-free files by clicking the “History” button on the upper right or directly going to the output folder you set in previous step.

    Convert Kobo Books to MOBI

    Step 4. Transfer Kobo Books to Kindle

    Now you've got open Kobo books in MOBI format, you can easily transfer Kobo Books to Kindle. Just connect your Kindle device to your computer with a USB cable, and it will be recognized as a "Kindle" drive. Copy and paste your converted books to the "Documents" / "Books" folder under the Kindle drive. Eject your Kindle from your computer and you can find your Kobo books displayed under "Device" / "On Device" Shelf.

    Note: The free trial version of Any eBook Converter enables us to convert one book at a time. If you'd like to unlock the amount limitation, please purchase the full version.



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