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GETTING STARTED
 

A. Create an RBdigital account
If you have previously used Zinio or OneClickdigital use the login details for those. If not go to the RBdigital website and click on Register 

 

B. Install RBdigital Media Manager
You will be prompted to install this as soon as you have created your RBdigital account (if not you can find the installers by clicking Help and then Support) -

1. Click on the Windows Download or Mac Download button. You will be asked to save the Installer file – click Save File
2. Double-click on the Installer.exe within the downloads box and click Run to install. The Installation Wizard will open; follow the steps to install. Click Finish at the end
3. Media Manager will open and you can login using your username and password

 

HOW TO USE

How to find & check-out audiobooks
1. Go to RBdigital, click on Sign In and input your username and password
2. There are several ways to search for audiobooks:

• Browse through the highlighted titles on the homepage carousel • Click on the Search icon (magnifying glass) and search using the Search box • To see full list of titles - click on +Explore and then on the magnifying glass. Click Search without entering any search word • Click on +Explore and then on +View by Genre • Click on +Explore to browse through Most Popular, Bestsellers and Newly Added titles
3. When you find a title you want click on the cover, then click on Checkout

 

How to download & transfer
1. Open RBdigital Media Manager and log in (if asked, click on Yes to use autodetect)
2. From the RBdigital website click on the Download button of the title you want
3. The first time you do this an Open With box may appear. Use the dropdown box to select Other. If RBdigital Media Manager isn't one of the programs suggested, click on Browse and look for - Program Files (x86)/OneClickdigital/Media Manager/OCDMediaManager. Click Open and tick "Do this automatically for files like this from now on". Click Ok
4. Go to the Media Manager. If your book doesn't automatically appear in Media Manager, click on the Refresh button at the top of the screen
5. To listen on your computer click on Play and to transfer to an MP3 player connect the device to your computer and click on Download and Transfer
6. Once your book has downloaded it will automatically begin to transfer to your MP3 player. A File Transfer message will be displayed and a Transfer Completed message when finished
 

How to manage your loans
Click on Checked Out from the main menu button (top left-hand side, 3 horizontal lines). If you have not yet downloaded the audiobook, it can be accessed and downloaded from here. From Checked Out you can also see what items you have on hold and your borrowing history
 

How to renew your audiobook
Go to your Checked Out page and click on the Renew button
 

How to return your audiobook early
Go to your Checked Out page and click on the Return button
 

How to delete audiobook files from your computer
Audiobook files are not automatically removed from your computer when the loan period finishes, but they no longer work. You will need to manually delete the file from your computer and portable media player in the same way you delete other files

 

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Access:
Access from home. Login with your library card number and PIN. Not a member? Join online or visit your local library.

 

How to use RBdigital audiobooks:

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Further help ►

 

Download a help sheet:

RBdigital audiobooks on computer

 

Download a list:

Multi-access adult audiobooks on RBdigital

 

Extra help:

eBook surgeries