EPUBReader

EPUBReader

Read epub files directly in the browser

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What is EPUBReader?

EPUBReader is a Edge add-on designed to make reading ebooks easy and fast. It is an HTML5 based ebook reader that supports EPUB format without DRM. The reader opens ebooks directly from the memory location where they are stored, ensuring no extra space is needed and quick access. It's the only reader that can open ebooks directly from websites or by double-clicking in the file explorer. Available in 24 languages, it is used by over 500,000 daily users on Firefox and Chrome.

Merlin
Stats
Rating: 4.30 (37)
Version: 2.0.13 (Last updated: 2022-08-29)
Creation date: 2020-04-25
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • downloads
  • <all_urls>
  • storage
Size: 180.80K
Stats date:

Other platforms

EPUBReader
EPUBReader (v2.0.12)
3.65 (233) 1,039,893
EPUBReader
EPUBReader (v2.0.13)
3.66 (330) 132,491
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Merlin
Summary
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Read epub files directly in the browser

EPUBReader is a fast and lightweight HTML5 based ebook reader. It is already used by more than 500,000 daily users in Firefox and Chrome.

✔ Reads ebooks in the EPUB format without DRM

✔ Opens the ebooks in memory at the location where they are stored. Ebooks open fast, no extra space is required.

✔ Only reader which opens ebooks directly from websites (right "read and change all your data on the websites you visit" needed)

✔ Only reader which opens ebooks by double-clicking in the file explorer

✔ Available in 24 languages

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Easy to use
  • Good customization options
  • Directly opens local ePubs
  • Good Chinese language support
  • Displays ePubs correctly
Cons
  • Outdated UI
  • Limited font options
  • Basic features
  • Difficult to use for some users
Most mentioned
  • Customization
  • Local file access
  • UI
  • Ease of use
  • Compatibility
  • Limited font options
  • Basic features
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Safety
Risk impact

EPUBReader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install EPUBReader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

EPUBReader has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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