How to Convert Kindle Format 8(KF8) to TXT?
KF8 is the eBook format used on Kindle Fire tablet. Currently, except for Kindle Fire, there are no other devices which can recognize and support KF8 format. So if you would like to read KF8 books on other non-Kindle-File devices, you have to convert KF8 format to other format. TXT is the most common format, which can be supported by almost all devices. Therefore, you can try to convert KF8 to TXT.
Then how to achieve KF8 to TXT conversion. The tool needed is KF8 to TXT Converter.
Convert KF8 to TXT with Calibre
Calibre is a famous and free eBook conversion software. It can support many formats, including BZ, CBR, CBC, CHM, ePub, FB2, HTML, LIT, LRF, MOBI, ODT, PDF, PRC, PDB, PML, RB, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT, etc. And it can help users manage eReader devices, such as Kindle, Nook, Sony Reader, iPad, etc. In the not far future, it will support Kindle Fire and KF8 format, we believe.
Calibre is compatible with Windows and Mac. Main screen:
Convert KF8 to TXT with Hamster
Hamster is a new eBook converter released in 2011. It can converts any eBooks to run on Amazon, Sony, Asus, iPod, iPad, iPhone, PSP, Blackberry, Zune, iRiver, etc. Hamster is not more famous than Calibre. But it can also help you easily convert eBooks. Just like Calibre, Hamster doesn't support KF8, currently. But soon, it will upgrade to new version which can support KF8 format.
By the way, Hamster is only compatible with Windows.
Convert KF8 to TXT Online
Above I introduced 2 eBook conversion freeware. Following I will show you an online tool, which can also do eBook conversion.
Zamzar is a famous online conversion site. It can convert wide range of different image, document, music, video and compression formats. Free for files up to 100MB. Because KF8 is a new released format, Zamzar can't support it. Zamzar has a service which allows users to provide the requirements and needs. That's to say, you can tell Zamzar(email to the site) that what kind of formats you need. A few days later, it will improve and develop more eBook conversion types.