I couldn’t find any existing tool that could convert Zinio magazines into PDF (or any other format), so I assumed they had some complicated. Download & install the AIR reader for Linux (discontinued as of today, but you can install an old version). Download & install the Zinio reader. I want to subscribe to zinio and convert the mags to pdf, is there an app to do it?.

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Removing Zinio DRM

JCCyC 1, 4 12 This time I used dnSpywhich is my new favorite tool for decompiling. The server responds to this request with the following response:.

But where are all these parameters coming from? Using EverythingI quickly found the folder containing the issue I just downloaded:. The client calls the libraryService to download the list of all purchased issues, and magaziness issueData is called for each of them in order to retrieve all the data necessary to download it.

Zinio API is super simple, with only three interesting requests: Maybe the problem was that I decompiled the. Items 1 and 2 got a thumbs expor already. Few more hours of zinuo and my application could download, decrypt and merge individual files into a single PDF. NET Native and can be trivially decompiled.

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In the xml file? How do I do that? Just as a small comment, the asker seems to have solved the “reading” problem. You are losing out on amazing benefits because you are not a member. EddieLowmax New Member Mar 11, You must log in or register to reply here. But what about the remaining parameters, deviceId and uuid?

Such a huge number of magazines instantly made them into a potential target for a DRM removal tool. Each request and response are self-contained XML documents, without custom HTTP status codes and headers; that made my job even simpler.

After opening the generated PDF file, I noticed an ugly blue square at the upper-left corner of each page:. I was hoping that the library could also remove annotations.

Removing Zinio DRM

I discovered an interesting type called PdfObjectDictionary. Sign up using Email and Password. But I would magaziines to have an electronic archive of the magazines.

You will have to register with an e-mail. OK start reading here It was easy to verify their claims. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Zinio app targets both Windows 8. If you have a 64 bit distro, make sure you can execute 32 bits binaries. Server was also generating different IV each time, but that should have affected only the ciphertext—password should have been the same each time. Descendants “trackingCode” ; if source.

This works quite well for me. I had no idea what Zinio is, so I visited their website to learn more about their platform.


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It turns out they are static values initialized in ZinioReaderWin8. What’s new New posts New profile posts Latest activity. GetPage pageNum if err! Someone sent me an email a few weeks ago asking me if my Future plc downloader could also download Zinio magazines. The search returned only a few results, and one of them was this function mxgazines the ZinioReaderWin8.

Unfortunately, their API documentation is next to useless: By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and magazinex our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. That was all I needed from the decompiled application. Why not just buy the dead tree paper version instead? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

Joined Mar 17, MessagesYour digital edition can be downloaded and saved in a format optimized for a rich reading experience provided by the Zinio Reader software. Initially, I was not interested in breaking it, but I kept the idea in the back of my mind anyway.