Table of contents

GENERAL INFORMATION

Dear reader, thank you for choosing our application.

This application is designed to store, manage, search, and read books.

 

On the main screen, as we can see there are five sections:

Recent - this section displays the last open book.

Categories - in this section you can see the categories of books. In this section you will be able to add a new category.

Genres -  this section displays the genres of books in your library.

Authors - this section displays the authors of books in your library.

Book sources - In this section you will find external sources of books.

LIBRARY MANAGEMENT

ADDING BOOKS

In the library you can add books from the following sources: Memory card (SD Card), SkyDrive, Dropbox, Box. To order an item should go to the "Book sources".

Adding books from SD CARD

When selecting the source SDCard

 on the page "Book sources" you will be taken to a list of directories and files available for reading program Tucan Reader.

If you do not have a memory card to your device, you will see the following message "The SD card is missing. Insert an SD card and try again.".

To enter in the folder is enough to touch for her name. To exit a folder, press the "Back" button.

By clicking on the file containing the book, the app will register your book in the library, and open it.

For mass registration books Tucan Reader app allows you to select multiple files in the following way:

 

When you click the "select"

, the application prompts you to select the files that you want to register in the Library.

 

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To register the selected books in the Library, tap "download"

.

Afterwards you can see the progress of registration of books in the library.

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

Adding books from SKYDRIVE

To access the list of your books in storage SkyDrive, you should be authorized to SkyDrive. For this you need to connect to Internet-y. If you have a problem with the connection, see the documentation section "Connection Setup".

When selecting the source SkyDrive

 if you have not previously logged in to SkyDrive or timed access authorization, an application to offer you login. For authorization you must click "Sign in".

When you click "Singn in" you will be redirected to the login screen form SkyDrive. After entering a user name and password, click "Sign in".

After a successful verification a user name and password, SkyDrive will ask your permission to provide access application "Tucan reader" to your data in SkyDrive.

If you click "Yes" means that you have given access to your data in SkyDrive. As a result, the screen will display a list of catalogs and books placed in your storage SkyDrive.

To enter in the folder is enough to touch for her name. To exit a folder, press the "Back" button.

By clicking on the file containing the book, the app will register your book in the library, and open it.

For mass registration books Tucan Reader app allows you to select multiple files in the following way:

 

When you click the "select"

, the application prompts you to select the files that you want to register in the Library.

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To register the selected books in the Library, tap "download"

.

Afterwards you can see the progress of registration of books in the library.

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

Adding books from Dropbox

To access the list of your books in storage Dropbox , you should be authorized to Dropbox . For this you need to connect to Internet-y. If you have a problem with the connection, see the documentation section "Connection Setup".

When selecting the source Dropbox

if you have not previously logged in to Dropbox or timed access authorization, an application to offer you login.

After entering a user name and password, click "Sign in". After a successful verification a user name and password, Dropbox will ask your permission to provide access application "Tucan reader" to your data in Dropbox.

If you click "Allow" means that you have given access to your data in Dropbox. As a result, the screen will display a list of catalogs and books placed in your storage Dropbox.

 

To enter in the folder is enough to touch for her name. To exit a folder, press the "Back" button.

By clicking on the file containing the book, the app will register your book in the library, and open it.

For mass registration books Tucan Reader app allows you to select multiple files in the following way:

 

When you click the "select"

, the application prompts you to select the files that you want to register in the Library.

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To register the selected books in the Library, tap "download"

.

Afterwards you can see the progress of registration of books in the library.

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

Adding books from BOX

To access the list of your books in storage Box , you should be authorized to Box . For this you need to connect to Internet-y. If you have a problem with the connection, see the documentation section "Connection Setup".

When selecting the source Box

if you have not previously logged in to Box or timed access authorization, an application to offer you login.

After entering a user name and password, click "Log in". After a successful verification a user name and password, Box will ask your permission to provide access application "Tucan reader" to your data in Box.

If you click "Allow" means that you have given access to your data in Box. As a result, the screen will display a list of catalogs and books placed in your storage Box.

To enter in the folder is enough to touch for her name. To exit a folder, press the "Back" button.

By clicking on the file containing the book, the app will register your book in the library, and open it.

For mass registration books Tucan Reader app allows you to select multiple files in the following way:

 

When you click the "select"

, the application prompts you to select the files that you want to register in the Library.

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To register the selected books in the Library, tap "download"

.

Afterwards you can see the progress of registration of books in the library.

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

BOOK SEARCH

The number of registered books in your library limited only by the available space on your device. The application Tucan Reader has several modes for displaying and finding the right book. There is a simple scrolling through the list of books, display books by category, genre and author.

FULL LIST OF BOOKS

For  view a full list of books just touch the icon "view full book list"

 on the page "Recent". This will open a form with a complete list of books.

When you click on a book, the application will open it for reading. Next, read "Book reading".

In this mode, provided the weight management books - removing and cataloging. For information on remove - see the documentation section "Deleting of books". For information about cataloging - see the documentation section "Manage categories".

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

BOOKS BY CATEGORY

In the main screen, there is a section "Categories". This section displays the pre-defined and user-defined categories. In the this list of categories  is displayed the category name and number of books included in the appropriate category.

Predefined categories include the following categories: "Favorites", "Downloaded", "Reading". In the category of "Downloaded" hits all the books at the time of their registration in your library. At the beginning of the reading of the book, the book is reclassified  from "Downloaded" to "Reading". To place the books in the category of "Favorites" or a custom category, refer to the documentation section "Manage categories".

When you touch any category opens a form with a list of books in the selected category.

When you click on a book, the application will open it for reading. Next, read "Book reading".

In this mode, provided the weight management books - removing and cataloging. For information on remove - see the documentation section "Deleting of books". For information about cataloging - see the documentation section "Manage categories".

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

BOOKS BY GENRE

In the main screen, there is a section "Genres". This section displays the genres in which has books in your library. Genre list is automatically updated at the time of registration of books in the library. The application independently determines to what kind of  genre is recorded book. The same book can fall into different genres. In the list of genres is displayed the genre name and number of books included in the appropriate genre.

 

When you touch any genre opens a form with a list of books in the selected genre.

When you click on a book, the application will open it for reading. Next, read "Book reading".

In this mode, provided the weight management books - removing and cataloging. For information on remove - see the documentation section "Deleting of books". For information about cataloging - see the documentation section "Manage categories".

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

BOOKS BY AUTHOR

На основном экране Вы можете найти раздел "Авторы". В этом разделе отображаются Авторы книг из Вашей библиотеки. Список авторов автоматически пополняется в момент регистрации книг в библиотеке. Приложение самостоятельно определяет к каким  авторам относится регистрируемая книга. Одна и та же книга может попасть в списки разных авторов. При отображении списка авторов, кроме имени автора отображается и количество книг по данному автору.

In the main screen, there is a section "Authors". This section displays the authors in which has books in your library. Authors list is automatically updated at the time of registration of books in the library. The application independently determines author. The same book can fall into different authors. In the list of authors is displayed the author name and number of books included in the appropriate author.

 

When you touch any author opens a form with a list of books in the selected author.

When you click on a book, the application will open it for reading. Next, read "Book reading".

In this mode, provided the weight management books - removing and cataloging. For information on remove - see the documentation section "Deleting of books". For information about cataloging - see the documentation section "Manage categories".

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

DELETING OF BOOKS

In the "Recent", "All books", "Books by category", "Books by genre," "Books by author" available mass surgery to remove the book from the library.

To select multiple books should you tap "select"

. As a result, you will have the opportunity to be selected by touching the book.

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To permanently delete the selected books, touch the icon "delete" 

.

To deselect the selected books again, tap "Select"

.

At long touch the particular book will see a context menu where you can choose command "delete". When selected, a book from the library will be deleted.

 

Books featured on the card will not be physically deleted,  will be removed only the registration from the library. Books uploaded from external sources from the Internet, will be physically removed from the device.

 

MANAGE CATEGORIES

Under the management of categories is understood - add custom categories and placement of books in the appropriate category. 

To add a custom category, tap the icon for the "add category"

 under "Categories".

As a result, the application will prompt you to enter the name of the new category.

In the list of categories will be your user category. The number of user categories is not limited.

Place the book in the appropriate category in the application is available in two modes: single and mass.

In the "Recent", "All books", "Books by category", "Books by genre," "Books by author" available mass operation to determine the category for a book from the library.

To select multiple books should you tap "select"

. As a result, you will have the opportunity to be selected by touching the book.

To select all list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "select all".

To deselect the entire list, tap "More"

, and then - the command "deselect all."

To invert selection, tap "More"

, and then - the command "invert selection".

To determine the category, tap to icon "add category"

. As a result, the application will prompt you to choose which category to place the book.

Single operation  for selecting a category is available in mode "Book reading."

To determine the category in this mode, tap "More"

, and then - the command "add a category". As a result, the application will prompt you to choose which category to place the book.

BOOK READING

In this mode the program goes when you touch any book in the library. This mode is just to read and navigate through the book.

To turn the pages of the book enough to touch the left or right of the screen. When you touch the center of the screen, a menu and a panel of "Quick settings".

 

When you tap "home"

, the application goes to the main page.

When you touch the icon "add to favorites"

, the book is placed in the category of "Favorites".

Book content

When you touch the icon in the "Contents"

on the screen will display a list of chapters the book.

When you touch any chapter, the application displays the corresponding page in the book.

Pin on the desktop

При прикосновении к значку "на рабочий стол" , приложение разместит ссылку на данную книгу на основном экране Windows Phone.

When you touch the icon "pin to start"

, the application will post a link to the book on the main screen of Windows Phone.

When you click on a book on the main screen Windows Phone, opens selected book in Tucan Reader.

Text search in the book

The application allows you to search for text within the book. To do this, you tap "More"

, and then - the command "search".

The application will prompt you to enter a word or phrase to search for in the book.

When you click "Ok", you'll see a list of the found parts of the text containing the desired one.

When you touch any parts of the text found, the application displays the corresponding page in the book.

Going to a specific page

If you want to jump to a specific page you should you tap "More"

, and then - the command "go to". The application prompts you to enter a page number.

When you click "Ok", the application displays the corresponding page in the book.

Quick settings

When you touch the center of the screen, a menu and a panel of "Quick settings". In the panel "Quick settings" displays the author's name and the current page of the book.

 

In this mode, you can quickly pass on any page of a book, change the topic of the day and night on the contrary, to replace Page turning mode for left / right hand.

Night / day theme are set in the "Application Settings".

Page turning the left-hand means the following: by touching the left side of the screen is flipped forward and to the right of the screen is flipped back.

Page turning off to the left hand means the following: by touching the left side of the screen is flipped back and to the right of the screen is flipped forward.

AUDIO APPLICATION MANAGEMENT

This application supports voice commands.If you want to manage in russian language, make sure that in the settings of Windows Phone is set up Russian language Speech.

Press and hold the start button

 on your phone to open the voice functions.

 

Say "Tucan Reader" and then one of the commands::

open book {book name}

book {book name}

 

open author {author name}

author {author name}

 

open genre {genre name}

genre {genre name}

 

open category{category name}

category{category name}

APPLICATION SETTINGS

On the settings screen, there are three sections:

Application - responsible for setting the behavior of the application..

Colors - setting display themes of the book.

Fonts -  setting the size and font of the text book.

Application

Application display language -responsible for setting the display language for the application

Automatically open the last-read book - If you enable this setting when running the application will automatically open the last reading book. If setting off, when you start the app, the will appear main screen of Application.

Switch preventing lock screen while reading on or off - With this option enabled, the application will disable the power-saving mode when you read the book, which will not go out the screen. Do not forget to read in this mode to manually turn off the screen at the end of reading. When you close reading mode power saving mode starts again..

Use left hand mode - With this option enabled, when touching the left side of the screen is flipped forward and to the right of the screen is flipped back. When this option is turned off, when touching the left side of the screen is flipped back and to the right of the screen is flipped forward.

Colors

Day theme  - setting display theme of the book in the daytime

Night theme - setting display theme of the book at night

Use night theme - When this option is used night theme, otherwise the day.

Fonts

Font size - Adjust font size of the main body of the text book. The size of the header font, depending on the setting of the font, vary in direct proportion.

Font name - setting the font type of the text book.

CONNECTION SETUP

If you have a problem connecting to the Internet, the application offers you access the settings Wi-Fi.

When you click "Ok", the application will prompt you to configure the connection to Wi-Fi.

When you press the "Back" button, you'll be taken to the same page where they were before.

If you do not have to connect to Wi-Fi, you should go to the settings of the mobile Internet (see  user manual for Windows Phone).


Author Victor Tucan [tucashik]