Importing Books and Documents

Capti for iPhone & iPad

  1. Choose Playlist

    Choose the playlist you would like to import the content into and tap the green "+" icon.

    open list of sources on ios
  2. Choose Source

    A new screen will appear. Here you can choose from a variety of sources, such as Bookshare, Google Drive, etc.

    choose source
  3. Log In

    A log in screen may appear. If prompted, use your username and password to log into your account with the corresponding service provider.

    log in
  4. Choose Content

    Once you are logged into your account, the screen below will appear. Tap the book or document that you would like to add to your playlist.

    log in
  5. Choose Format

    When importing PDF files you can choose between:

    • Rich Text format - you will be able to configure the document's fonts and colors.
    • Original Layout format - you will be able to see document exactly as the author intended.

The document will start loading. When loading is complete the document will appear in your playlist.

Capti for Windows, Mac & Web

  1. Choose Playlist

    Choose the playlist you would like to import the content into and click the blue arrow shown below. By clicking the arrow, it will take you into the playlist.

    open playlist
  2. Choose Source

    Click the green "+" icon. A drop-down menu will appear. You can choose from a variety of sources, such as Bookshare, Google Drive, etc.

    choose source
  3. Log In

    A log in screen may appear. If prompted, use your username and password to log into your account with the corresponding service provider.

  4. Choose Content

    Once you are logged into your account, the screen below will appear. Click the book or document that you would like to add to your playlist.

    choose docs
  5. Choose Format

    When importing PDF files you can choose between:

    • Rich Text format - you will be able to configure the document's fonts and colors.
    • Original Layout format - you will be able to see document exactly as the author intended.
  6. Confirm

    When importing into a shared playlist you will be asked to confirm. Click Post.

    choose docs

The document will start loading. When loading is complete the document will appear in your playlist.

Supported Formats

Capti supports the following document formats:

Text
  • Adobe PDF (.pdf)
  • Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx)
  • EPUB books (.epub)
  • OpenDocument Text (.odt, .fodt)
  • Google Docs
  • DAISY books (.zip)
  • Plain and Rich text (.txt, .rtf)
Slides
  • Microsoft PowerPoint (.ppt, .pptx)
  • OpenDocument Presentation (.odt, .fodt)
  • Google Slides
Spreadsheets
  • Microsoft Excel (.xls, .xlsx)
  • Google Sheets

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