HOW TO GET THE SAMPLES?

Downloading onto a computer 

Downloading the content:

1) Click on the download link that you'll find on the email you just received. Please be patient during the downloading process until it's complete. The destination folder is usually "Downloads".

2) Decompress the downloaded file. Typically, using the mouse, you just need to double click or right click on the file. If nothing happens or the file is not recognized, then you will need to get this free program called 7-zip (for Windows users).

>> Download 7-Zip here <<

Transfering the content onto your iPhone/iPad:

You can use the lessons of the samples on your computer. But you can also transfer the content to a portable device. 

Using iTunes:  

  • Open iTunes, go to Music and create a Playlist.  
  • Drag the samples folder to the new iTunes playlist. 
  • Connect your iPhone/iPad to your computer. Sync the new playlist on your device. 

That's it! Now you can start listening to the lessons on the Music app on your iPhone or iPad.  

Using a cloud service:

  • You can also use iCloud, Dropbox or Google Drive to access the content from your portable device. You just need to copy the content to your cloud service account and sync your portable device. 

Downloading onto an iPhone/iPad 

I always recommend that you to use a computer to download the samples. After that, you can transfer the samples to any other device. This is the best option because the internet connection on a computer is usually better and more stable.  

If you don't have a computer, you can still download directly to your smartphone or tablet. In order to manage the compressed file that contains the samples, you'll need an app to open it. I recommend installing this free popular software named Documents

>> Download Documents app here <<

The process is easy:

  • Download the samples directly to your portable device.
  • Open the downloaded compressed file (zip file) with the Documents app.  

That's it! Now you can listen to and read the text by using the same app. 

Downloading onto an Android device

You can use the lessons of the samples on your computer. But you can also transfer the content to an Android portable device.  

Option 1: Using a cloud service:  

Use Dropbox or Google Drive to access the content from your portable device. You just need to copy the content to your cloud service account and sync your mobile device.  

Option 2: Move files with a USB cable:  

Windows users:  

With a USB cable, connect your phone to your computer. On your phone, tap the "charging via USB" notification. Under "Use USB for", select "File transfer". Drag the files into the file transfer windows that will open. Eject your phone from Windows and unplug the cable.  

That's it! Now you can start listening to the lessons on your Android device.

Option 3: If you don't have a computer, and you want to download the samples directly on your android device, you will need to install a free app to open the samples.  

>> Download RAR app here <<

  • Download the samples directly to your portable device.
  • Open the downloaded compressed file (zip file) with the RAR app.  

That's it! Now you can listen to and read the text by using the same app. 

What to do when you get an error message?

If you get any error message, download the samples once again. Most errors occur because the download was incomplete.

Georgiana


If you still have any further questions about how to download/install the samples please you send us an e-mail to georgiana@speakenglishpod.com

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