How to Remove DRM From Kindle Books on Mac Using Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6
If you have bought Kindle books from Amazon and want to read them on other devices or apps, you may need to remove the DRM protection first. DRM stands for digital rights management, and it is a way for publishers and authors to prevent unauthorized copying and distribution of their ebooks.
However, DRM can also limit your reading choices and make it difficult to enjoy your ebooks on different platforms. For example, if you want to read your Kindle books on an iPad or a Kobo e-reader, you will need to convert them to a compatible format first. And to do that, you will need to remove the DRM.
Fortunately, there is a tool that can help you do that easily and quickly on your Mac. It is called Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6, and it is a software that can remove DRM from Kindle books downloaded with Kindle for Mac app (version 1.31 or lower). In this article, we will show you how to use it step by step.
Step 1: Download and Install Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6
The first thing you need to do is to download and install Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6 on your Mac. You can get it from this link. It is a paid software, but you can use the free trial version for 30 days.
After downloading the DMG file, double-click it to open it and drag the Kindle DRM Removal icon to the Applications folder. Then launch the software from your Applications folder or Launchpad.
Step 2: Run Kindle for Mac and Download Your Books
Before you can remove DRM from your Kindle books, you need to download them to your Mac using the Kindle for Mac app. You can get it from this link. Make sure you are using version 1.31 or lower, as the newer versions may not work with Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6.
After installing Kindle for Mac, sign in with your Amazon account and sync your library. Then select the books you want to remove DRM from and click the Download button to download them to your Mac.
Step 3: Drag and Drop Your Books to Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6
Now that you have downloaded your books to your Mac, you can use Kindle DRM Removal 2.1.6 to remove the DRM protection. Open the software and you will see a simple interface with a large area that says \"Drag books here\".
All you need to do is to drag and drop your books from the Kindle for Mac app to the software window. You can select multiple books at once by holding down the Command key while clicking on them.
Once you drop your books, the software will start removing the DRM automatically. You will see a progress bar and a message that says \"Removing DRM\". The process may take a few seconds or minutes depending on the number and size of your books.
Step 4: Find Your DRM-Free Books
When the DRM removal is done, you will see a message that says \"Succeeded\" next to each book title. You can also click on the \"Open output folder\" button at the bottom right corner of the software window to open the folder where your DRM-free books are saved.
The default output folder is \"/Users/YourUserName/Documents/KindleDRMRemoval\". You can change it by clicking on the \"Settings\" button at the top right corner of the software window and choosing a different location.
Your DRM-free books will be in AZW3 format, which is compatible with most e-readers and apps. You can also use Calibre or other tools to convert them to other formats like EPUB or PDF if you prefer.
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