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Cool Reader

Cool Reader is fast and small cross-platform XML/CSS based eBook reader for desktops and handheld...

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Android
  • Android Tablet
    Ported on some eInk based devices

Cool Reader is fast and small cross-platform XML/CSS based eBook reader for desktops and handheld devices. Understands a number of text document formats, suppurt OPDS (in new ui-opengl version). Fully customizable palette, text reformatting with any font size, font antialiasing, extra smooth scrolling and a lot of other features turn reading into a pleasure. Read Aloud function saves your eyes.

* Read electronic books in FB2, TXT, RTF, DOC, TCR, HTML, EPUB, CHM, PDB, MOBI formats
* Stylesheet support
* A lot of customizations for better reading performance

Android version features:
- selection of the file to open the file via the built browser or from an external file manager
- support online catalogs of books (OPDS)
- a list of recently opened files
- change the font to use custom fonts, font size, fat content, inversion
- font smoothing
- support for external files CSS (Cool reader WiKi CSS)
- flipping book joystick / touch screen / volume keys
- jump to a page by number and percentage
- bookmarks
- contents of a book
- search Text
- page turning animation (as in paper book or shift)
- book covers in the list of books
- Rotate the image sensor
- separate menu button menu in the list of books
- texture background page
- custom actions on tap-zones
- configurable action buttons
- the ability to lock the touch screen and trackball
- autorepeat paging
- Support for installation on SD 2.2
- following a link - long press, return - through the menu or on the designated button or tap zone action
- Entering text selection - through the menu (you can also assign a button or tap-zone)
- Optional text selection - double-tapa
- highlighted text is copied to the clipboard
- search for words in a dictionary - Fora Dictionary or ColorDict
- Adjusting the brightness slide along the left edge of the screen
- Sorting books in the browser files by name, author, title, file More Info »

Win32, Linux, Android. Ported on some eInk based devices- More Info »


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Link to official Cool Reader site

Official Website
Cool Reader (sometimes referred to as CoolReader) was added by Valentin in Oct 2010 and the lastest update was made in Jan 2016. There is a history of activites on Cool Reader in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Cool Reader or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.
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