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Epubor Ultimate VS Epubor Manager

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Epubor Ultimate is one of Epubor's star software, though Epubor Manager has more functions comparing with Epubor Ultimate. And we have to admit that Epubor Ultimate is an easy-to-use software with a super neat interface. Due to many customers are confused with the function difference between Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager, so in this article we are going to show you the difference between Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager and how to use them.

The interface and function difference between Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager?

Interface difference: Epubor Ultimate has a very easy to use and intuitive interface. However, Epubor Manager may need you to take more time to get to know it better before using it. Obviously, it doesn’t have a clean interface like Epubor Ultimate does.

Function difference: Both Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager can remove DRM, convert book format and edit metadata, but Epubor Manager can also transfer ebooks and allow you to download books in Epubor Library at LAN via your phone or computer or Kindle devices. As you can see, Epubor Manager is more like calibre except Epubor Manager doesn't have reader function yet.

How to use Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager?

1How to use Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager to remove DRM?

All Epubor ebook DRM Removal software support ebooks purchased from mainstream book stores, like Amazon/Google Play Book/Kobo, etc… So Epubor software can‘t guarantee that it can successfully decrypt ebooks got from other resources. In this part, we are going to show you respectively how to remove DRM with Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager.

1.1How to use Epubor Ultimate to remove DRM?

Step 1download Epubor Ultimate to your computer.

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Step 2download your ebooks to the computer via book stores' desktop app, like Kindle for PC/Mac, Kobo for PC/Mac, and Adobe Digital Editions for PC/Mac.

Step 3launch Epubor Ultimate(If you are a trial user, please close the registration window and use the software directly) and you will see that all the downloaded ebooks are displayed in the left side-bar under respective tabs. Then just add the books to the right blank space to remove DRM. And click the word Decrypted, you can find the decrypted book.

how to find decrypt books

If you want to know how to remove Kindle/Kobo/Nook/Google Play DRM step by step, please read this tutorial.

1.2How to use Epubor Manager to remove DRM?

Step 1download Epubor Manager to your computer.

Download Epubor Manager for Free

Step 2download your ebooks to the computer via book stores' desktop app, like Kindle for PC/Mac, Kobo for PC/Mac, and Adobe Digital Editions for PC/Mac.

Step 3launch Epubor Manager. Select one or several ebooks you want to decrypt, then click Convert button in the tool bar. Next choose Remove DRM in the drop-down menu. You can get the decrypted book after clicking Remove DRM.

decrypt ebooks with epubor manager

Now you may feel confused about where to find the decrypted books. To be honest, we must taunt this setting. Because it's so not obvious to find the decrypted books. The correct way to find the decrypted books is click the word Task, then it will pop up a window telling you where your books have been decrypted successfully. If decrypted successfully, it will say Successfully in the Status Column. If not, it will say Failed. Then click the Successfully word and you will find the decrypted book.

find decrypted books in manager

Tips: As long as you download your ebooks to your computer via Kindle/Kobo/Adobe Digital Editions for PC/Mac, then Epubor Ultimate and Manager can automatically detect your downloaded books and display them in the left side-bar.

2How to use Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager to convert book format?

The support output formats of Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager are Epub/PDF/TXT/AZW3/Mobi.  

2.1How to use Epubor Ultimate to convert book format?

If your books have DRM protection, you must use Epubor Ultimate to remove DRM by adding the books from the left side-bar to the right main window. Then Epubor Ultimate can convert book format for you. You just need choose the output format and click the Convert button. If your books have no DRM, then you can directly convert book format after dragging and dropping the books to Epubor Ultimate. It will say Succeeded when it's done. And you can find the converted book by clicking Succeeded word.

how to convert ebook format with ultimate

2.2How to use Epubor Manager to convert book format?

Whether your books have DRM or not, you can convert book format with only one click. Even if your books have DRM, Epubor Manager can remove DRM and convert book format at the same time. You need to choose one or several books that you want to convert, click Convert button in the tool bar, then choose the output format you want to convert and hit the conversion button. When it's done, you can find your converted books like you find the decrypted books as we have shown you in 1.2 part.

convert book format with manager

Conclusion: To convert an encrypted book, Epubor Ultimate can only convert book format after the book has been decrypted successfully. While Epubor Manager can convert the book format with one click even if it has DRM protection.

3How to edit metadata with Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager?

Get a book but the title and author name are spelled improperly? The book cover is not the edition you like? All the meta data problems can be fixed by Epubor Ultimate and Epubor Manager like a cork. Modify the metadata as the way you like and make the books more perfect.

3.1How to edit metadata with Epubor Ultimate?

Once drag and drop a book or several books into the main interface, you can see an "Edit" icon on the right side of the book name. Click it and you can edit all the important and useful meta information, including title, author, identifiers, publishing date, language, publisher, introduction and the book cover.

edit metadata with ultimate

3.2How to edit metadata with Epubor Manager?

Only books kept in Epubor Library can be allowed to edit metadata. So first thing first, you must add your books to the Epubor Library. See the below picture, you will know how to add your books to the Epubor Library.

add books to epubor library1

Next choose one book and click edit to start the edition.

edit metadata with manager

Conclusion: With Epubor Manager, you can only edit metadata of the books kept in the Epubor Library. And only when the books have no DRM protection, then Epubor software can edit metadata.

4How to use Epubor Manager to transfer ebooks to Kobo/Kindle?

After plugging in your Kobo/Kindle to computer, Epubor Manager can automatically detect the device. Firstly, choose any book you want to transfer to the device.(batch transfer is supported) Secondly, click Device in the tool bar. Thirdly, click Transfer to Device.

transfer books to device with manager

5How to download books kept in Epubor library at LAN?

As long as you transfer all of your book to Epubor Library, then you can access to your books anytime at LAN(A local area network is a group of computers and associated devices that share a common communications line or wireless link to a server. Typically, a LAN encompasses computers and peripherals connected to a server within a distinct geographic area such as an office or a commercial establishment). So when your mobile phone or Kindle devices and your computer share the same server, then you can download any of your books kept in Epubor library to your phone and Kindle devices by entering the web server address.

access to epubor library online

Conclusion

Comparing these two software, Epubor Ultimate is definitely your choice if you just need to remove DRM and convert book formats. But if you also want to manage your ebooks, transfer your books to your device, then Epubor Manager is perfect for you.

author

Hillary Zhang works for Epubor and writes articles about eBooks and eReaders. She seeks the methods to read eBooks more freely and wants to share all she has got with you.

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