Need to change the eBook format from MOBI or PRC to ePub? If so, then this guide is right for you! This article is a step-by-step guide about how to turn your MOBI or PRC books to ePub on Mac OS X. In the following, we're going to introduce how to use iPubsoft MOBI to ePub Converter for Mac, which is professional for converting MOBI or PRC books to ePub format so as to read on iPad, iPhone, Sony Reader, Nook, and more portable ePub-friendly devices.
1 Import MOBI books
There are mainly 3 ways for importing MOBI books:
1) On your Mac, open the folder which contains the MOBI books, select those MOBI files which you wanna convert, then drag and drop them to the software window directly.
2) Or click "Add File" or "Add Folder" button on the toolbar to import your MOBI books.
3) Another way to import MOBI books is click File - > Add File(s) or Add Folder, from the menu.
Note: Thanks to the batch conversion, you are allowed to import multiple MOBI files at one time. After loading files, the file info will be listed in the main screen, including File Name, Size, Output Type, Output Name, Status.
By the way, this software also accepts PRC format, so you can load PRC files for converting to ePub format.
To set the output target folder, you can click "Browse" button in the Output Folder area.
The default output name is the same as the original one. To customize the output name, you can double click on the name in Output Name column, then type in your desired name.
After making all necessary settings, you can click "Start" button to kick off the conversion.
Or if you don't want to convert all imported files at one time, you can also right click on one specific file, and choose "Convert Selected" in the pop-up menu.
During the conversion, the Status bar will show you the progress of conversion. And the original Start button will be changed to Stop, so if you want to pause or stop the conversion, you can click Stop to achieve your goal.
When the Status bar shows you 100%, the conversion is finished completely. Now you can click Open button to enjoy the converted ePub books on iPad, iPhone, Nook, Sony Reader, Kobo, Xoom, etc.