Everyone is aware of Scribd, which is the world’s largest digital library of all kinds of written books as PDF mostly. Scribd consists of nearly 40 million documents posted by their users. On Scribd, New and old authors publish or sell their works and readers can browse through the pages and find the appropriate one for their needs.
It is essentially a paid service and hence even if it lets you view a certain amount of documents for Free, you can’t download them unless you upgrade to a paid membership.
With a small subscription rate, Scribd readers can view and read all such documents from their favorite platforms like Android, iOS, and Windows.
With the free membership, you can view a limited number of documents in Scribd’s database. You need a Scribd downloader in order to get the files you want for free. In this blog post, you are going to learn how to download unlimited files from Scribd for free.. So let’s get started.
Method 1: Download Paid Documents from Scribd for Free
You cannot download anything from Scribd if you do not have a membership. However, on using this method, you will be able to download documents from Scribd without having a membership (for free). The steps involved in this method are listed below.
Step 1- Launch a web browser on your device and go to ‘www.scribd.com‘ this link.
Step 2- Here, search for the document which you wish to download and copy its URL.
Step 3- Then, go to ‘https://scribddownloader.org‘ this link and paste the link to your document in the box provided. And then, click on ‘Download.’
Step 4- Wait for a few seconds and you desired document will begin downloading on your device.
Once the document is completely downloaded, you can access it from the downloads section in your device.
Method 2: Download Paid Scribd Documents for Free
In this alternative method, we will be using the GreaseMonkey Script on the Firefox Web Browser to download unlimited Scribd Documents. Let’s look at the steps which you need to execute.
Step 1- Download Firefox web browser on your device and launch it.
Step 2- Then, download and install GreaseMonkey add-on to it using ‘addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/greasemonkey’ this link.
Step 3- Then, you need to download the user script of Scribd on GreaseMonkey from ‘userscripts-mirror.org/scripts/show/160374’ this link.
Step 4- Go to ‘www.scribd.com‘ this link and search for the document which you wish to download.
Step 5- Now, go ahead and click on ‘Download.’ The user script which you had downloaded for Scribd will bypass the payment page, and your document will be ready to be downloaded.
Using the steps as mentioned earlier, you can download as many documents as you want from Scribd using Firefox Web Browser.
Method 3: Download Premium Documents from Scribd by uploading.
The above two methods are not working properly then I am damn sure this #3 Method will definitely help you to download all kind of documents, files from the Scribd website easily without having any premium membership. This method is bit complex so please make sure to follow the steps carefully.
Step 1: Open Scribd.com
Step 2: Create New Account or Sign Up using Facebook/Google/Email Sign Up.
Step 3: Now, Skip the Subscription Step. and The next step includes uploading of a document. Example- Create a new text doc or write any name
Step 4: Now paste the same URL that you used in the previous step and go on for downloading the document.
Step 5: You will be shown a download button click on that and your downloading will start.
Wrap Up: So these were all about the working ways to Download any Documents from Scribd in 2018. Using either of the methods mentioned above, you will be able to download documents from Scribd for free. If you wish to pay for the downloads, you can do it using your bank cards or Paypal.
In that case, if you have a membership, you just need to click on the ‘Download‘ option, and your desired document will be downloaded.