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DeskTop Author is an ebook or electronic publishing software that allows you to quickly, easily and professionally create & sell electronic publications such as eBooks, eCatalogs, ePresentations, photo albums and much more.
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SAMPLES     WHAT CAN BE CREATED WITH DESKTOP AUTHOR !   DeskTop Author plus 5000 DNL DRM activation keys - 59.95  
Shareware eBook
Shareware eBook
Multimedia eBook
Multimedia eBook
ePublication
ePublication
eStudyGuide
eStudyGuide
eStudyGuide
eStudyGuide
eCourse
eCourse
Multimedia eBook
Multimedia eBook
Shareware eBook
Shareware eBook
Video eBook
Video eBook
eBrochures
View Macquarie Bank eBrochure
Macquarie Bank
eCatalogs
View Hong Kong and China eCatalog
Hong Kong and China
 
 
eBOOKS
MULTI-MEDIA PRESENTATIONS
eBROCHURES
eCATALOGS
PHOTO ALBUMS
VIDEO ALBUMS
ELECTRONIC MANUALS
DIGITAL TEXT BOOKS
ELECTRONIC TESTS & QUIZZES
ELECTRONIC COURSES
eCARDS
DIGITAL PHOTO ALBUMS
eANNUAL REPORTS
SHAREWARE eBOOKS
(Try before you buy eBooks)
 
 
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    DESKTOP AUTHOR 7.x LATEST FEATURES  
  Latest features

DeskTop Author now creates DNL eBooks for Windows, Mac and Android!

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DNL DRM - Activation Key Protection System

- sell eBooks from with eBooks

- key activation system

- sell through PayPal and other shopping carts!

- More on DNL DRM

Import EPUB files directly into DeskTop Author

Link anchor feature - automatically tracks and updates internal links

Auto front and back page cover creator Auto page shading

Distribute self-updating personalized eBooks

Live updates - create DNL files which can update themselves.

Publish EPUB to Android with DNL2

    ABOUT DNL READER
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To view the DNL powered e-publications you will require to install the FREE and small in file size DNL Reader.

Look how easy it is to install the DNL Reader?
  Option 1 - Direct Download - click on the GET DNL READER button & follow the prompts.
  Option 2 - User Friendly Method - view an In-browser version of a DNL e-Publication which will download & install the DNL Reader automatically.

    ADDITIONAL RESOURCES  
  eBrochures.com
     The Electronic Brochure Directory
SUBMIT FREE
  SharewareeBooks.com
     DNL Format eBook Directory
SUBMIT FREE
  dnlebooks.com
Premier eBook distribution portal
  PhotoAlbumWizard.com
    Create page turning photo albums online
  DNL DRM
    DNL eBook Security, payment processing and real time reporting system
EBOOK SECURITY
  Tutorials
    DeskTop Author how to tutorials
  Forums
    Discuss & interact with other DeskTop Author users
  WebBookDiary.com
A selection of DNL powered Electronic Diaries
FREE DOWNLOADS
  PDF2PageTurn
Convert PDF's to Page turning web sites
  JusteCards.com
DNL powered Electronic greeting cards
Free Downloads
  PdfToEPub.com
Convert PDFs to EPub format
  ePageWiz.com
Convert PDFs to Flash Page Turning Magazines and eBrochures
  ePageWizDRM.com
Protect and sell ePageWiz ePublications
 


our flagship e-Publishing product, DeskTop Author is bundled with 5000 DNL DRM ebook Activation keys at 59.95

That’s an incredible saving from our regular price and is designed to get you started in selling eBooks, securing your documents and just producing ePublications.

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> AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS
Create, secure & sell page turning eBooks with our unique try before you buy internal transaction system. Ultimate end user experience, backed up by the fiercest security system to protect your content.

> MARKETEERS AND PRINTERS
Create & distribute your brochures electronically. eBrochures are cheaper to produce, there is no print or delivery cost & are accessible instantly.

> EDUCATORS
Interact with your students, create tutorials, lecture summaries, eCources, eTextBooks. Empower them with quizzes and tests. Click to download an Example of an eCourse.

> CORPORATE PRESENTATIONS
Multi-Media such as video audio and flash has never been easier to implement. Create presentations with spice and do it in no time.

> HOME BUSINESS
All the power of a large corporate without the overheads. That is what DeskTop Author offers you. No need for large print costs, templates included & we provide you with free eBrochure hosting at eBrochures.com.

> MUM AND DAD
Creating photo albums and video albums has never been more rewarding. Select a backdrop from a vast variety of templates, insert your image or video and your away. Your friends and family will be amazed!

> DEVELOPERS
Create applications and websites that create DNL eBooks on the fly using Live Updates technology. Distribute eBooks that update themselves from your server.

    DESKTOP AUTHOR UNIQUE FEATURES  
 
MULTI-MEDIA SUPPORT - FLASH, QUICK TIME & WMP
Create multi-media powered presentations and electronic publications by embedding or streaming video, flash & VR media. Click to see a sample of The Entertainer - Grant Galea

EBOOK SECURITY - DNL DRM ACTIVATION KEY SYSTEM
You can now assign Activation Key’s to your DNL DRM protected eBooks.
You can sell the Activation Keys to the consumers through your own payment facility such as Pay Pal and Google Checkout. Then issue the Activation Keys to your customers together with a link to download the eBook.

MULTI-PAGE AND MULTI-TEXT FLOW
Copy and paste text and flow it thought multiple pages. Resize, add and re-position text boxes and text adjusts automatically.

AUTO EPUB IMPORT FUNCTION
Automatically import text from .EPUB files to text flow objects and create an ebook in minutes. EPUB is a new open standard for XML based reflowable digital publications backed by the IDPF.

INTERNAL CALCULATION ENGINE & FORMS
Create exams, quizzes and tests, surveys, sign up pages and much more

INTELLIGENT SEARCH & AUTHORS INDEX CREATOR
Create your own index which will allow for easy access to key words – auto indexing included

EDITABLE TEXT AND IMAGE FIELDS
Create end user editable epublications

GLOBAL TRANSPARENCY FEATURE
Create odd shape eBooks or turn your internal pages into shapes to suit your purpose.

STICKY NOTES WITH TRACK CHANGES
Write notes on a post it type of canvas and share your notes with others. Others may add to your notes, making our Sticky notes a communication tool for teachers, students, authors etc.

AUTO BUTTON BAR & AUTO PAGE NUMBERING
Looking to create buttons that activate sticky notes, page numbering, print or save? NO PROBLEM! With DeskTop Author you can choose from a vast variety of function buttons in a variety of styles, The buttons are auto inserted and hang at the bottom of your ePublication.

SUPPORTS WINDOWS AND MAC
DNL eBooks created using DeskTop Author run on Windows (including Windows 7 RC1) and Apple Macs (Intel).

Live Updates
Create eBooks that can update themselves from your server. Distribute personalized eBooks to you customers, with each eBook having unique text and images for each customer.

 
 
LOOK WHO IS USING THE DNL FORMAT
HarperCollins
Cengage Learning
Singapore Airlines Holidays
Liverpool Football Club
DESKTOP AUTHOR ABOUT FEATURES SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
 
Desktop Author is an electronic publishing software that allows you to create 3d page turning ebooks. DNL ebooks are any type of e-publication including e-brochures, e-books, digital photo albums, e-cards, digital diaries, online resumes, quizzes, exams, tests, forms and surveys.

DNL ebooks can be presented in a stand alone format or you can easily present your ebooks as web pages with no need for HTML, ASP or other programming knowledge. When you present your digital web books as web pages the the end user can detach them and turn them into stand alone eBooks.

Create, Protect and Sell your e-publication, e-Book and e-Magazine with the all in one DNL DRM and Payment Gateway feature. It is the worlds first DRM - Payment gateway combination included within a reader and packagable from a commercially available software. With the DNL DRM feature, the author is able to preset the amount of free pages the end user is able to view. Upon reaching the end of the free page section the end user is prompted to pay for the rest of the ebook, once payment is made through the built-in payment gateway the rest of the ebook is unlocked and the end user is free to view the rest of the eBook on their own PC. The end user can pass the eBook on to other PC's however each new PC the eBook is relocated to will activate the DNL DRM and payment must be made in order for the end user to read the DNL DRM protected content.

The evolution of Editable image function in DeskTop Author gives you the ability to easily create digital photo albums which users can insert images into. This makes them the exact replicas in digital format of a physical photo album. You can resell the digital photo albums you have created.

Desktopauthor now comes with a new and improved interface feature set which includes a pixel ruler, guides a new canvas that makes it a standout amongst others and much more. We also improved software performance by 20%.

DeskTop Author comes bundled with over 500 pre-designed page templates, buttons, a multi-select function, a fresh new interface and an amazing ability to produce digital books and pages of any shape.

Make real life like digital photo albums and digital brochures in minutes by simply selecting the template of your choice and inserting your photos and text to create a stunning looking Digital Web Book in no time!


FEATURES
  • Produce small yet attractive file size publications and display them as stand alone or view them inside a browser.
  • Limitless pages with a single paste! Flow text through multiple pages and between text boxes, to make even the lengthiest eBooks in minutes. Perfect for magazine publishing.
  • Text box layout tool alows you to set up your page text layout in any way you like.
  • Includes a Publish to Web and a built-in FTP upload.
  • Make any shape book or pages for that extra impact.
  • The All-in-one DRM (Digital Rights Management) and Payment Gateway - preset the amount of free pages the end user is able to view - then set the DNL DRM sollution to launch the DRM Payment Gateway to unlock the rest of the eBook, the eBook is unlocked only on the PC the purchase is made. The activation is only valid on the PC the purchase was made on.
  • You can now create your own messages for emails sent from within the the send mail feature. This will allow you personalise the message others will read when your digital web book spreads to new users.
  • Editable image function in DeskTop Author Version 4 gives you the ability to easily create digital photo albums which users can insert images into.
  • Multi Media - embed and or stream Video and Flash, stream MP3.
  • Image Pop Up
  • The canvas includes Guide lines, exterior working canvas area, and pixel ruler.
  • Easy Quiz/Test/Forms and Survey creation with DeskTop Author's own amazing Eazy Forms tool.
  • Hundreds of pre-made templates - includes 500+ individual pages, 100 + buttons and dividers and pre-made shaped books.
  • Internal Image Editor and Image Manipulator.
  • Cut and paste and Drag and Drop features, including an Image Browser.
  • WYSIWYG page creation and editing.
  • Background setting feature.
  • Hotlink to pages, web sites, movies and sound, as well as email and even other files.
  • Set auto page turn for trade show or in-store presentations, allows for individual page turn settings and individual page turn timing.
  • Specify one of 6 page transitions - three 3D page turn modes, turn, wipe and slide.
  • Digital Web Book file sizes are small, easily distributed by email, download or on floppy/CD.
  • Share your ebooks with friends, family, colleagues or customers with an internal Send to Friend function or sell the eBooks you create.
  • Allow users to print pages or disable the print function.
  • Password protect your ebooks.
  • Suitable for all Windows-based PC's. and much more


  • Produce small yet attractive file size publications and display them as stand alone or view them inside a browser.
  • Limitless pages with a single paste! Flow text through multiple pages and between text boxes, to make even the lengthiest eBooks in minutes. Perfect for magazine publishing.
  • Text box layout tool alows you to set up your page text layout in any way you like.
  • Includes a Publish to Web and a built-in FTP upload.
  • Make any shape book or pages for that extra impact.
  • The All-in-one DRM (Digital Rights Management) and Payment Gateway - preset the amount of free pages the end user is able to view - then set the DNL DRM sollution to launch the DRM Payment Gateway to unlock the rest of the eBook, the eBook is unlocked only on the PC the purchase is made. The activation is only valid on the PC the purchase was made on.
  • You can now create your own messages for emails sent from within the the send mail feature. This will allow you personalise the message others will read when your digital web book spreads to new users.
  • Editable image function in DeskTop Author Version 4 gives you the ability to easily create digital photo albums which users can insert images into.
  • Multi Media - embed and or stream Video and Flash, stream MP3.
  • Image Pop Up
  • The canvas includes Guide lines, exterior working canvas area, and pixel ruler.
  • Easy Quiz/Test/Forms and Survey creation with DeskTop Author's own amazing Eazy Forms tool.
  • Hundreds of pre-made templates - includes 500+ individual pages, 100 + buttons and dividers and pre-made shaped books.
  • Internal Image Editor and Image Manipulator.
  • Cut and paste and Drag and Drop features, including an Image Browser.
  • WYSIWYG page creation and editing.
  • Background setting feature.
  • Hotlink to pages, web sites, movies and sound, as well as email and even other files.
  • Set auto page turn for trade show or in-store presentations, allows for individual page turn settings and individual page turn timing.
  • Specify one of 6 page transitions - three 3D page turn modes, turn, wipe and slide.
  • Digital Web Book file sizes are small, easily distributed by email, download or on floppy/CD.
  • Share your digital web books with friends, family, colleagues or customers with an internal Send to Friend function or sell the eBooks you create.
  • Allow users to print pages or disable the print function.
  • Password protect your Digital Web Books.
  • Suitable for all Windows-based PC's. and much more


  • Windows 7 RC1, Vista, XP, Windows 2000, Windows 2003
Hardware Requirements (Minimium Recommended)
  • 1GHz processor or more
  • 512MB RAM
  • SVGA Card (at least 16bit colors, 24bit or 32bit colour recommended)
  • 120MB Disk Space
  • Other Requirements
  • Internet connection for registration
  • If using on Apple MAC, then a PC emulator is required, e.g. VirtualPC.
  • DNL eBooks created using DesktopAuthor 6.5 or later will run on Windows or Apple Macs (Intel Processor)
 
    SAMPLE eBOOKS SECURED WITH DNL DRM
 
The Engine 2 Diet

Lucy Goosey

Breaking Dawn

The Book of Lies

SAT Mathematics Study Guide

 
 
The Spoken Word Revolution

The Spoken Word Revolution
 
    TUTORIALS
 
Installation of the small file sized DNL Reader will allow you to view Digital Web Books in the DNL format

Download DNL Reader

 
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Tutorial Movies

 
  Creating Covers
 
  Page Text Flow 1
 
  Page Text Flow 2
 

Other Tutorials

 
  Introduction
 
  How to use Quicktime VR and movies in books
 
  How to do streaming WMP videos and music in books
 
  How to embed Flash SWF in books
 
  Quizzes, Tests and Forms
 
  Using Editable Text
 
  Using Transparency to make odd shape pages and covers
 
  Popup images
 

    DESKTOP AUTHOR IN THE NEWS
 
Computer Times Editors Choice
 
 
 
"Desktop Author Version 3 is a good buy for virtually anyone interested in electronic publishing of everything from eBooks to educational materials. A well-earned Computer Times Editor's Choice."

 
 
Electronic Publishing
 
 
  "Desktop Author is great program for making digital marketing tools that will drive potential customers to your website or educate them on your company, products or services."
"I appreciate the fact that a majority of software developers are realizing that software is supposed to make users more productive, and not make matters more complicated. DeskTop Author succeeds in this task"
 
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You can download the small in file size DNL reader by clicking on the GET DNL READER button or you may view an In-browser
version of the e-Publication which downloads the DNL Reader automatically
 
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