How many flip books can I create?

There is no limitation on the quantity of flip books you can create.


Will I have the option to embed flipbook to my website?

Yes, you can embed flipbook to your website:


Will I have the option to send to clients via email?

Yes, you can send flipbook to clients via email:


Will it only show my magazine and not other magazines or ads?

Yes, 1stFlip Flipbook Maker is ad-free. It will only show your magazine and no other magazine or ads.


Will I be able to turn sound off as the pages turn?

Yes, all readers can turn sound on/off by clicking the Sound icon on the flipbook toolbar.


What is the difference between Publish and Upload Online?

Publish: Convert PDF/images to local html, zip, app, exe flipbook to read offline or send to others.

Upload Online: Upload flipbook to 1stFlip server directly after importing PDF file and customize the flipbook. You can get the unique URL of the flipbook and share to social network directly. Readers can view your flipbook on any Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.


What file formats does 1stFlip support?

1stFlip Flipbook Creator supports converting PDF and images (png, jpg, jpeg, gif, bmp and more) to page-flipping publications.


What is the difference between the 4 output flipbook formats?

1stFlip Flipbook Creator supports 4 output flipbook formats: html, zip, app and exe.

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HTML format: click flipbook.html to view your flipbook. You can upload the whole folder to your website for readers to view. When the flipbook is viewed on mobile devices, mobile.html will be opened automatically instead of flipbook.html.
Zip format is the zipped version of HTML output folder, allowing you to send it as attachment to other people. All they need to do is unzip it and read locally.
App format is an application running on Mac.
EXE flipbook can be used on PCs.


When I launch it, the main viewing area is blank except for a "blocked plug-in" message?

Your flash player is too old, please install the latest one:


Can I make the flipping book auto-flip?

Yes. In the setting panel, type “auto” in search box, then the Auto Flip option appears. Check “Enable”. Flip Interval 3 means page will flip after 3 seconds. Play Count means how many times the flipping book auto plays.


How to import certain pages of a PDF file?

There is a Custom option, enter pages you want to import, such as: 2, 5, 8, 12-35. With the preview window you can scan each page and then decide whether to import or not.


How to make flipbook play properly on iPad & iPhone, that cannot play flash?

1stFlip Flipbook Creator allows you to create

Flash/HTML5 flipbook: Display Flash flipbooks on Mac/PC and HTML5 flipbook on mobile devices.

Flash Only flipbook: can only be viewed on Mac/PC.

HTML5 Only flipbook: Display HTML5 flipbook on Mac/PC and mobile devices.


How to track the traffic of flipbooks with Google Analytics?

After importing PDF files, enter your Google Analytics ID in the Settings interface. Or add Google Analytics code. Upload the flipbook online, login your Google Analytics account, and you can track the flipbook traffic.


How to manage books with Book Management?

First you need to upload the flipbook to the Online Library. Import PDF files, choose templates and scenes, or change some other settings (optional), then click the Upload button. You need to create an account with your email first.

After successful upload, click Online Library button to open the window.


How to upload flipbook to my website or 1stFlip Server?

For users who own websites, you can upload flipbooks to your website with your uploading tool. Publish offline flipbook in html format and then upload the whole folder to your website.

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For users who don’t have websites, use the Instant Web Publishing Service of 1stFlip Flipbook Creator. After importing PDf files and finishing all settings, click the Upload button instead of Convert button, create an account with your email, add title and description, select a template for mobile version if you want readers to view your flipbook on mobile devices, then click Upload button and the uploading begins.

After uploading, you will get the URL of the flipbook. One-click to share the flipbook to social networks or copy the embed code to webpages or blogs.

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How to make my flipbook available to certain users?

1stFlip Flipbook Creator supports private settings for flipbooks. Open Online Library, find the book you want to edit, click the second icon in the Operation list, the following window appears:

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Choose Private, then enter email addresses, and click OK. When readers attempts to access to your flipbook, they will be asked to enter the email address. Only those enter the same email with you set can open the flipbook.


What is Upload Online Service?

We add the Instant Web Publishing Service to allow you easily upload flipbooks online. See more details:

What is the difference between the trial version and registered version?

The trial version will add watermark to your output flipbook. The limitation will be removed after you purchase a license and register the software.


Is this a one-time payment?

It is one-time payment. After purchasing, you can own the 1stFlip Flipbook Maker forever and enjoy all free updates.


How to get my license key after purchasing?

You will receive an email contains the license key and download URL after your order is finished. Download, install and run 1stFlip Flipbook Creator, click the Register button and copy paste the name and code to relevant area to register.


I have lost my license key, how to retrieve it?

Any issue related to the license key, please send email to [email protected]. We will reply you with 24 hours on workdays.


How to update 1stFlip Flipbook Creator to the latest version?

We will send you emails including the download URL each time we release the new version. Just click the download URL to get the latest version. Or you can download it from our website. You license key is valid forever.