Opening ACSM files.
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ACSM stands for Adobe Content Server & many e-books use this
to protect copyright.
To ensure your .acsm files open automatically you
need to ensure the file type .acsm is associated with the correct
software i.e. Adobe Digital Editions.
There are two ways to do this.
Step 1. If you try and open a downloaded e-book
& get the following message. Click OK. (if this does not happen go
straight to Step 4).
Step 2: The following window should appear.
Choose 'Select a program from a list of installed programs'.
Step 3: Choose Adobe Digital Editions from the
list and Click OK. Your e-book should now open. (If you do not have
Adobe Digital Editions click here
for instructions on how to obtain & install it).
Step 4: Click Start > Control
Step 5: Click on 'Programs'.
Step 6: Under 'Default Programs' choose 'Make a
file type always open in a specific program'.
Step 7: It make take a few moments to load &
then click on .acsm so that it is highlighted and click the 'Change
Step 8: Choose Adobe Digital Editions and Click
Step 9: Your downloaded file should now open in