You liked the free version of Moon+ Reader and decided to go Pro or just bought the Pro version from the very beginning, either way, you’ve made the right choice.
Whenever you go Pro with an app, you enjoy features you usually wouldn’t experience with the free version, and the same goes with this app. Moon+ Reader Pro offers you various more features than the free version.
It also has a Beta program where you can sign up to test out features that haven’t been released to everyone yet.
Exclusive Moon+ Reader Pro Features
The difference between the free and paid version of Moon+ Reader is that with the paid version, you get a lot more features. For example, features you only get with the Pro version are:
- No Ads
- Shake to speak (Text-to-speech, TTS engine support)
- More themes, background images, and fonts
- Reading statistics function
- Customize reader bar function
- Headset & Bluetooth keys control
- Name replacement Role reversal
- Multi-point touch support
- Password protect the app
- Book to home screen shortcut
- Annotations, highlights & bookmarks share support
- email support
- Widget shelf support
- Put your favorite books put them to the desktop as a widget
How to Import Files or Book to Moon Reader Shelf
The first thing you’ll need to do is import any supported files to your shelf. To do that:
- Tap on the three dots at the top right
- Select the Import books option
- Choose from where you want to import the books from
- Tap OK
The app will show you all the supported it was able to find. Select the ones you want and tap on the import button at the bottom right.
How to Highlight Text and Customize the Colors
If you came across something, you want to find later, highlighting it is a must quickly. To highlight a text long-press on the text and various highlighting options will appear. For example, you can highlight the text by using:
- Squiggly lines
- Cross through
Once you’ve decided how you want to highlight your text, you can also customize it and change the default colors. To change the default colors, long-press on any text and choose the Highlight option.
Tap on the drop-down menu of the color and create your color. Once you’re done, tap on OK.
How to Clear All or Specific Highlighted Text
Maybe what you highlighted at first isn’t as important after all, and now you want to erase it. To delete a specific word or phrase you highlighted, you can tap on the text you highlighted and tap on the trash icon.
If you can’t remember where the highlighted text is tap on the percentage that tells you how far along with your reading you are. The app will show you all the words or phrases you’ve highlighted so far.
Tap on any of the three dots to the right. Choose to either erase that specific text or erase them all.
How to Add a Book to Favorites and Change the Book Cover
There’s a way to make a book more comfortable to find, mark it as one of your favorites. To do this, long-press on the book and tap on the book icon with the star in the middle.
Another way to add any book to your favorites is by opening the book. You can do this by tapping on the time at the bottom right-hand corner. The Add to My Favorites should be at the bottom right.
When you tap on the option, you can do things such as modify the name, author’s name, add a description, add or remove tags, and add a read filter.
If you have a book you whose book cover you want to hide, you can do so by long-pressing on the book and selecting the cover like icon. Tap on the Select cover option and choose from the options available.
How to Create and Manage Your Bookmarks
To create a bookmark, tap on the percentage at the bottom and tap on the option that says Add New Bookmark.
After a while, you’ve created so many bookmarks that have a text you need to have handy that trying to find a specific one is almost a mission impossible.
To find what you need, you can use the search option for an easy find. To search for text, tap on the percentage again. At the bottom right, and tap on the search icon at the bottom left.
If you want to go to a specific bookmark, search for it and tap on its from the results.
You can also have your bookmarks sorted by time as longs as you have the side-page open. Tap on the cogwheel next to the Add new bookmark option and check the box for Sort by time.
How to Get Free Books
Moon+ Reader has a section where you can install free books to read. For example, you can download free books such as Pride and Prejudice and others.
To get your free books, go to the app’s main page and tap on the three lines at the top left. Choose the Net Library option, followed by where you want to get your free book from.
If you get your book from Project Gutenberg, you can choose your book from sections such as Popular, Latest, or Random. Select the book you want (Twice), and to finish things off, tap on the download button.
How to Customize How Your Books Are Sorted
It’s also possible that on the bookshelf, are sorted just the way you want them to be. Tap on the icon that looks like a flashlight at the top, and you’ll see all the ways you can sort the books out.
In the Sort By section, you have options such as:
- Book title
- Import time
- Storage folder
- Recent list
In the Read Filter, you have options such as:
In Shelf Type, you can change the style of the shelf.
Starting from left to right, this is what your bookshelf will look like with each option.
Moon+ Reader Pro is great if you handle different types of files. Not only does it support various types of files, but it also offers a beautiful design as well. What are your thoughts on the app?