Samsung Galaxy S4 - Transfer and read ebooks on your smartphone

Issue

How to read ebooks on a Samsung Galaxy S4?

Solution

To read ebooks on your Samsung Galaxy S4, you can make use of the FBReader app, as your device does not come with a pre-installed eBook reader.

  • Download FBReader from Google Play and install it on your Galaxy S4
  • The application will create the Books folder on the memory card of your mobile (Apps > Books)

From there you can transfer the ebooks stored on your PC to this folder:

  • Connect your Galaxy S4 to PC via data cable
  • Your phone will be recognized by your PC
  • Open Windows Explorer and copy the your ebooks to the Books folder on your Galaxy S4.
  • Once done, disconnect your Galaxy S4.
  • Runs FBReader
  • Click on the Library tab located on the top bar of the application
  • Select File > FBReader Library
  • Select the book you want to read.
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