Computer Download Instructions (must complete first for all hand-held devices)

Step 1: You must have Adobe Digital Editions installed on your computer to open and read eBooks from CarTech. To download and install Adobe Digital Editions, please click here and it will take you to their homepage where you will find the free program.

Step 2:  Make sure your device is authorized. Read instructions here

Step 3: Log into your CarTech Books account and click on "My Downloadable Products” and then click the link for the eBook you are downloading; the file will download to your computer. After downloading, double click on the downloaded file, which will end in .acsm. The eBook will automatically load into Adobe Digital Editions for reading.

Step 4: Once you have successfully downloaded your eBook, you will be able to upload it to other devices. 


Apple iOS & Android Download Instructions

Step 1: After installing and creating an account with Adobe Digital Editions, download the Bluefire Reader App from your app store. Sign in to the Bluefire Reader app using your Adobe Digital Editions ID and password.

Step 2: Touch the Info button at the bottom of the screen and make sure Adobe eBooks are enabled by authorizing with your Adobe ID.

Step 3: Download your CarTech eBook by logging into your CarTech Books account and touching the download link in the My Downloadable Products window.  Touch “Open in Bluefire Reader” when prompted. Your download will begin. 


For eBook support and FAQs, click here