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Zinio eMagazines: Tips & Tricks for using Zinio eMagazines

Zinio App Tips & Tricks

Q: How do I change my Zinio's App default landing page when it opens?

A: With the Zinio App open

  1. Select Settings (looks like a gear in the lower right hand corner of the app)
  2. Under the Set My Home screen to select Read
  3. Select Submit

Read is where the Library eMagazines will land in the app.

Q: Are Magazines not downloading to the app in full?

A: In the Zinio App

  1. Select Settings
  2. Select Wifi Auto-Download
  3. Select All
  4. Select Lock Screen ON

Make sure you download the entire magazine before you get on the plane!  When downloading you can either watch the upper left corner of the screen to see the percentage downloaded or if using an app touch the magazine near the bottom and thumb nails of the pagess appear. Scroll all the way to the end where you will see the last page and wait till you see the next to last page.

Q: Looking for magazines on an A-Z list?

A: Here's a tip:

Place your cursor in the Title search box. You should see an alphabetic list of titles after the first 17 titles which are the most circulated titles.
 We all have a list of titles A-Z on the "How to Use" tab.

Q: How can I delete a downloaded publication from my library or restore it after it's deleted?

A: To delete an issue from your library, tap "Edit" in the top toolbar of the Library view, then tap the "Remove" button. A small "X" will appear in the upper right corner of each publication. If you've already downloaded the publication to your iPad or tablet, you'll also see the file size represented in the center of the magazine cover. To delete the file and remove the cover thumbnail from your library, tap the "X" and confirm your choice to "Remove issue from device". The publication file will be deleted, and the cover thumbnail will be removed from your library. Tap the "Done" button to exit Edit view.

Need to read a deleted issue again? Tap "Edit" in the top toolbar, then tap the "Restore" button. You'll see the cover thumbnails for each deleted publication. To restore the thumbnail to your library, tap the "+" button that appears in the upper right corner of each publication. Confirm your choice to "Restore issue on device". Tap the "Done" button to exit Edit view. You'll see that the issue has reappeared in your library. Simply tap the cover of the publication to download and read it again!

 

About Zinio Library Magazines

Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from your library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

·         Current Issues — New issues are released simultaneously with the print edition many are available before they arrive at your library and are ready for immediate download

·         Easy browsing — Browse your library's collection of titles one at a time, search for your favorite magazines by title or use the convenient category feature to find new magazines which meet your interests

·         Manage your collection — Using the personal account you will create, you will have the opportunity to checkout the magazines you choose and read them instantly on your computer (both PC and Mac) or access the content on a portable media device. (Note: viewing options, including the ability to download or view the content while online, may differ based on the device and/or magazine publisher)

·         No limits — Check out as many issues as you want and keep them in your account as long as you wish

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