[LMB] OT: can't skip to the end of an ebook?

Harvey Fishman fishman at panix.com
Wed May 26 21:38:08 BST 2021



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From: alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca
To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold." 
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Sent: 5/26/2021 2:52:53 PM
Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: can't skip to the end of an ebook?

>>On Wed, May 26, 2021, 12:51 PM <alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca> wrote:
>>That's when I noticed that all the chapter titles were greyed out and had
>>>little lock icons beside them. I couldn't move to a specific chapter. I
>>>could only read consecutively from the beginning or go forward/backwards
>>>one page at a time.
>>>
>>>Has anyone else encountered this in an ebook?
>
>On Wed, 26 May 2021, Louann Miller wrote:
>>Not ever. I haven't used Overdrive,  but I've certainly bought Tor books.
>>What reading platform, kindle or nook?
>
>Neither. With Overdrive Read, you read the book in your browser (Firefox or whatever). Avoids the necessity of downloading an app.
>
>Alayne
>
>-- Alayne McGregor
>alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca

Is it possibly Overdrive Read? I use Overdrive to download books from 
The Brooklyn Public Library occasionally. It vectors me to Amazon where 
I download a copy to read on my Kindle, and I have never had a problem.

Harvey
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