To open the Reedsy Book Editor, you first have to create a book or import a manuscript by going to My Books.

Create/import book

Click on IMPORT and upload your manuscript or;
Enter your book title and click on the green button CREATE.

Drag n’ drop or select the manuscript file from your computer, add a title, and boom! You’re ready to format your book.

Note: the files uploaded must be either in .docx or .odt format and no larger than 50 MB.

After you have created/imported your book, it will appear in the My Books section. Simply click on WRITE and you’re all set to go. Add parts and chapter as needed and proceed to exporting your beautifully formatted book.

Write book

Can I download the Editor onto my computer?

No, the Editor can only be used when you’re logged into your Reedsy account. It’s not a downloadable app. This allows us to securely store backups of your book on our servers.

Can I work collaboratively with another author in the Reedsy Book Editor?
At the moment, this feature is still in development. For now, we recommend sharing the login details with the person you would like to write with.

To learn more about the Book Editor, read our comprehensive guide here.
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