How To Download & Install the SellMeBooks App First you should receive an email inviting you to download the Beta SellMeBooks App. You can see an example of what the email looks like to the right. If you haven’t received an email inviting you to download SellMeBooks 1.0 then please email [email protected] to request an invitation. Once you receive the email, open it up and click on the icon. This will take you to the iOS app store to download Test Flight. Download and Install the Test Flight app onto your phone. Once the installation has completed, open up the Test Flight app and it will look like this: You will then install the SellMeBooks app to your phone. Once you have downloaded the SellMeBooks app, you should launch the application. It will look like this: You will need a PIN number to enter into the app. You will receive this PIN number from us once you have completed the Promissory Note & Bank Info form. If you did not complete this form, please do so now by clicking here: http://www.sellmebooks.com/training/paperwork.html Once you have entered into the app, you will be prompted to refresh the database. This is very important. This is the database of prices that you will use to determine how much a book is worth. If you do not update your database, you will not be able to price any books. You should click ok. It can take several minutes to update. You should do this while connected to wifi. Once you have downloaded the database you are ready to start buying books! You can price a book two ways: by scanning the bar code using the Scan function or by typing in the ISBN number using the keypad. To use the Scan option, simply click on the button labelled Scan. Hold the camera over the barcode that shows the ISBN 13 number. If the camera is having difficulty reading the bar code, try tapping the screen once with one finger to focus the camera. If you are still having trouble with your camera, next try manually typing the ISBN in using the Keypad function: Once you Key in the ISBN, it will either say ISBN not found or it will display a price. If it says ISBN not found, this means we are not currently offering any money for this book. If it does bring up a price, it will look like this: At this point you should ask the Seller if they would like to sell that book. If they do, you should click the Add to my list button. Repeat this process until you have priced and added any books they are willing to sell. At this point, click on the BuyList button to see the full order. It will give you the total amount. You should click the ‘Send Email’ button when you are ready to check out and send the seller a receipt. Type in the seller’s email address they want the receipt mailed to. If they do not want a receipt, then put in your own email address. It is important to send this email because it completes the transaction. You can also type any notes you might want to add in below. Click Ok to complete the transaction. At this point the order is complete. If you are sure you are done with this order, you should now delete all the books from the Buy List by clicking the Trash Can button in the upper right hand corner: Frequently Asked Questions: Q. The app just isn’t working for me. What do I do? A. You should use the website to manually check ISBN prices. www.recycle-a-textbook.com Q. How to I request an invitation to download the app? A. Email [email protected] Q. How do I get a PIN? A. You need to complete the Promissory Note here: http://www.sellmebooks.com/training/paperwork.html Q. How do I update my database? A. Once you have the app installed it will ask you when you first log in. If you need to do it again at some point, you will click on the More button at the bottom right corner (with three squares). There is an option to ‘Refresh Database’. It is optimal to use WiFi when updating the database.