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Navigating Through an eTextbook using our Android app

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There are several ways to move around in an eTextbook using your Android app.

  • Turning pages
  • Text search
  • Table of contents
  • Thumbnails
  • Turning pages

Use the left and right arrows at the bottom of the display page ahead or a page back if you are in portrait mode or landscape mode. If you are in zoom the same arrows will page and return you to non-zoomed mode.

Go to Pages

To go to a specific page in the textbook, select the menu button and press the “Go To” button. Type the page number in the entry field. The page number must be entered exactly as displayed in the book (for example, if Appendix pages are shown in the book as "A-1" , do not use "a-1"). After pressing “enter” on the keyboard, the thumbnail of the requested page will be centered over the table of contents. Select the page to jump to it.

Text Search

Searching is supported across all the books on your bookshelf and within a book. To search within a book:

    1. Press the magnifying-glass icon in the toolbar on top then A Search window will open.

    2. Type in the word or term you are interested in.
    3. Touch the Search button on the keyboard
    4. From the list of Search results, select the page you want to go to.

Note: The text search within the book feature is currently available only in the online mode or when connected to the internet.

Table of Contents

Click on the Table of Content icon will provide you with access to the Table of Contents for this eTextbook.

          

 

Thumbnails

Press the Thumbnail icon. You can scroll through the thumbnails by swiping left and right. Scroll to the page of your choice and touch the page image to go there.

         

 

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