Everyone must be aware of Scribd as it is the world’s largest digital library of all kinds of written books in the form of pdf mostly. It is like a place for folks to gather and read a good book! So in order to download any documents from scribd you have to pay as the new and old authors publish or sell their work using this. You can browse through millions of documents and buy the appropriate one according to your need. After reading this article, I am sure that You will learn How to download scribd documents for free. I am going to discuss the three easiest Scribd trick 2017 to download scribd documents for free 2017.
There are many tricks on the internet on How to download scribd documents for free But most of them are outdated and are not working. Here I am giving you the three easiest and the 100% working method to download any documents from scribd for free 🙂
About Scribd : Scribd is a massive online repository of documents both commercial and otherwise. There are literally millions of PDF documents covering everything from textbooks to sheet music and everything in-between. For a relatively low cost of $8.99 a month, members of the site can download these files for their own use. There are also ways to download them without having to pay for them.
“Scribd has 80 million users, and has been referred to as “the Netflix for books”.
Before going through this method lets discuss on some of the advantage of scribd premium service.
Advantage Of Scribd Premium Service
With a premium membership you get to read thousands of professionally published, popular books in a wide variety of genres. In addition, you’ll have full access to millions of user-contributed written works such as short stories and essays.
- Enjoy reading 3 books including 1 audiobook every month of your choice.
- Get free excess to all sheet music and documents available in the library.
- Now depending upon your personalized and editor’s choice it lets you pick up the new discoveries.
- One can even store titles for offline so that you can read as per your time and need.
- Now a day we prefer that all the things should be synced so you can sync your documents on mobile, tablet and other system.
- It allows you to even cancel your membership or else it is auto renewed.
- And when it comes to downloading your documents than Scribd is the most preferred one.
- It is something that freely allows almost anything which you are not free to work while using slide share.
- When you have to upload articles in bulk then go on for choosing Scribd it will satisfy your service.
Can We Download Any Documents From Scribd For Free?
Nope. You can only download that documents which is available for free to view or download. But to access Scribd’s full library of bestsellers and new releases, you’ll have to purchase a membership. But Dont worry in this post you are going to learn How to download scribd documents for free.
1st Method : By Uploading Document to scribd.
This is the easiest and 100% tested method to download any documents from scribd for free. Just follow the steps and enjoy scribd documents for free.
1. First of all, Go through scribd.com
2. Now register a new account there. If you already have then just log in there.
3. After sign in, Just go through the documents which you want to download or view.
4. Now just copy the url somewhere.
5. Click on the download option. Now it will take you to subscribtion page/
6. Now just skip this step and click on ‘Select files to upload’ button which is on upper portion.
7. In this step, you can upload any document. If you dont have any document then just type anything on notepad and save it and then upload it here.
8. Provide the title and description of that document and save it.
9. Now paste the url which you copied in step 4.
10. There you will see a download button. Click on it and download it.
That’s it. In this way you can easily download/view scribd videos without paying a single dollar. I have been using this trick for long time and it is still working. So It will work 100% for you too. If it doesn’t then check the 2nd method.
2nd Method : Using Page Source
According To Me, It Is The Easiest Out Of These Three Method.
This method is the easiest method of all the three as it does not require any login or sign up. I always prefer this way although i have the mixed result using this method. Sometime this method will not work and shows some error like invalid key etc. But most of the time it worked. So try this method to download documents from scribd for free.
1. First of all, Go through scribd.com and find the document which you want to download or view it.
2. Now just right click on anywhere and click on ‘View Page Source’.
3. Now you have to search theaccess key of that document. To find this, Just hit CTRL+F and it will open the search bar. Now type access.
4. You will find the access key. Just copy it somewhere else as you need this in the next step.
Note : The access key look like “key-xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx”
5. Now just go back to document which you want to download or view and note down the document id from the url. See the below example to find out the document id from url.
Ex: In this url https://www.scribd.com/doc/190365780/Problems-and-Solutions-in-Fracture-Mechanics, The document id is 190365780
6. After getting both of these, Just replace these access id and document id in the below url
Ex : http://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf?document_id=123456789&access_key=key-**************
7. Now just copy this url and paste in the new tab.
8. Once it loaded completely, download it in pdf format.
Note : If it gets downloaded in .swf file then convert it onto pdf.
Thats it. In this way you can easily download/view scribd videos without paying anything. This is the simplest method to download scribd videos. As I already said that this has mixed result. So if does not work then go for the other two method.
3rd Method : Using Greasemonkey Ad On
This method is little bit lenghtly So I have not tried it But if you want then follow the below steps.
One of the advantage of this method is that there is no need to register or login on scribd for downloading any documents. This method only works for Mozilla Browser. Just follow the steps and enjoy unlimited documents for free.
1. First of all, Go through this extension and download it Click Here
2. After downloading it, Add it to mozilla browser.
3. Now download this script from given link Click Here
4. After downloading it, Install with greesemonkey.
5. After that, Go to the document which you want to download or view. Then click on download.
Note : This script will bypass the subscription page where you have to do the payment and directly take you to the downloading page. Download it and enjoy unlimited scribd documents for free.