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Microsoft Reader 2.4.2

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  • Version: 2.4.2
  • Category: Update
  • Language: English

Microsoft Reader Update for Windows Mobile 6.0 - Windows Mobile 6.1

  • Microsoft Reader Update for Windows Mobile 6.0 - Windows Mobile 6.1


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

SHA1: 10c921d3f0fc1a4fb1dbe991c283a984bb456f33
2.16 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Mobile 6 Classic, Windows Mobile 6 Professional, Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional

  • Operating System: Windows Mobile 6.0 - Windows Mobile 6.1 Classic and Professional editions
    Memory: 2.236 MB free RAM
    Other devices: Microsoft ActiveSync® 4.5 or later

Installation Instructions


    1. Create a live ActiveSync connection with the device, and ensure that synchronization is working properly.

    2. Click the download link.

    3. In the File Download box, select Save this program to disk.

    4. Save the file named "MSReaderPPCUSASetup.exe" to your hard drive.

    5. When the download is completed, locate msreadersetup.exe on your hard drive and double-click the file to begin installation. Note: If you are running Internet Explorer 5.0 or later, a dialog box will appear when the download is completed, and you will be prompted to begin installation.

    6. After installation, you'll be prompted to activate your copy of Microsoft Reader. This important step is required to purchase premium eBook titles that have been encrypted for distribution through the activation process.