Kobo Desktop Application WINDOWS SETUP !" Connect eReader via USB Using the supplied USB cable, Connect the Kobo eReader to your computer: • Must be a compatible PC or Laptop using Windows XP / Vista / 7. The Device will automatically be detected by the operating system. • In Windows, you will be prompted to select an action. • Click “Open folder to view files”. #" Open Desktop Installers folder Open the “Desktop Installers” folder. • The “Desktop Installers” contains the applications required to download and install the latest version of the Kobo Desktop Application. $" Select your platform Select your current operating system platform. • For Windows XP/ Vista / 7, select the folder labeled “Windows”. %" Start the installation process Start the installation process by double-clicking the “DesktopInstaller.exe” file. • The latest version of the Kobo Desktop Application for Windows will begin downloading. &" Downloading latest version The “DesktopInstaller.exe” will begin downloading the latest version of the Kobo Desktop Application. • Please note that you will need an active connection to the Internet to complete the installation. '" Select!installation location Upon download completion, you will be asked to choose an install location. • The Kobo Desktop defaults to “C:\Program Files\Kobo”. • In most cases, you will not need to search for the C Drive. Click the “Install” button. (" Installation progress The setup will perform the following actions: • Install the application into the specified location. • Create a desktop shortcut for the Kobo Application. • Add a Kobo folder in the user’s Start Menu. • Add a the appropriate entry” in “Start > Control Panel > Add/ Remove Programs”. )" Start the Kobo Desktop Application Start the Kobo Desktop Application by: • Double-clicking the desktop shortcut. • Navigating to “Start > Kobo” and clicking the Kobo executable. *"