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Questions tagged [kindle]

An Amazon brand for e-book related hardware, software and services.

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Does Amazon share browsing or purchasing data?

To what extent, if at all, does the list of Kindle e-books which I've purchased leak through to wish lists, etc? Putting a book on a wish-list, and sharing that list, of course, leaks some data. At ...
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How to delete or manage pending Kindle deliveries?

Trying to manage pending deliveries as per: Amazon Device Support › Managing Your Amazon Devices, Content, and Account› Deliver Items to Your Fire or Kindle You can deliver content ...
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Highlight from Amazon Cloud Reader

I want to copy and paste from a book in Amazon Cloud Reader. It seems that Amazon prevents copying by default because they don't want people to commit copyright violations or something. Anyway, I ...
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How do I cancel my Amazon Kindle free trial for this book?

I tried the eTextbook version of this book for free: https://www.amazon.com/Krugmans-Economics-AP-Margaret-Ray-ebook/dp/B00HQO0CNS/ref=mt_kindle?_encoding=UTF8&me= How do I end my free trial? ...
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Search results for Kindle Unlimited?

On my Kindle device I can filter search results to "Kindle Unlimited" only. I thought that I'd seen a similar option on the web interface through the Amazon website to search Kindle books, but see no ...
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export kindle purchase history report?

How do I get a report of Kindle purchases? The context is that I've "purchased" a number of free books from Amazon for an Amazon Kindle e-reader. Scrolling through most show zero dollar cost. I ...
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I cannot comment on YouTube after I watch a video. I'm using my Kindle and it says “…oops something went wrong”

I am unable to comment on videos I watch. It says "..oops something went wrong". I watch on my Kindle. What can I do?
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Amazon Software Bug: MOBI eBook files cannot be moved to Kindle Cloud Reader

There is an issue with the Kindle Cloud Reader that has been an issue at Amazon for a very long time. The Kindle Cloud Reader was first released in August 2011. I'm posting online so this issue is ...
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Where do I access the book once I register on Kindle?

If I buy a book on Kindle how do I access the book, is this done by going into my Amazon account and accessing the book directly?
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Delete archived items in Kindle 4 (through Amazon.com)

I'd like to permanently delete all my archived items (actually purge my Amazon.com account out of all previous content). I have found a dozen of guides on how to do this (which basically narrows to ...
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Can I borrow an E-book via my Amazon Prime membership without a Kindle reader device?

So I have an Amazon Prime membership which includes one borrowing one E-Book from the Kindle shop per month. I don't have a Kindle reader, however since there are several other options to read kindle ...
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Is there a “Last account activity” on amazon.com?

As in topic. I wanted to see what IPs lately accessed my account. It may be on both web and Kindle devices. Is this possible?
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Is it my Kindle appearing as VAP430 in Google Security Audit?

Google has a nice security feature where you can check the devices that connected via your account over the last month. When I recently ran this report I was alarmed to see a "Vizio VAP430" appearing,...
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Having trouble with with understanding what a kindle copy of a book means

I don't understand what a book in kindle format means. It is listed after the listing of several books in Amazon. Can you please explain?
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Returning after clicking a footnote in Kindle Cloud Reader

After I click a footnote on the Kindle Cloud Reader, how can I go back to where I was? I found instructions for the Kindle, but not for the cloud reader.
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Changing account associated with Kindle

I own a Kindle Touch, the 2012 version, and until recently I had it associated with my someone else's account. However, I now want to change it to my own account, but I've obviously bought various ...
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Kindle Library and cloud

Is there a way to move books that are in my Kindle Library to my Kindle Cloud? I would prefer to not have each book in the actual library.
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Can I transfer books to my Kindle Cloud reader?

I have several books loaded directly on my Kindle. I did not purchase them through Amazon. Is there a way to transfer them to my cloud reader?
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How to remove personal documents from Amazon?

I got hundreds of personal documents in my Amazon cloud. They were sent to me few times a day from some site which created e-books basing on RSS content. Removing them through Amazon's personal ...
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What does Amazon.com's “Kindle Edition” actually mean?

I understand Kindle to be a brand name of a tablet computer. Does this mean that if I buy the "Kindle Edition" of a book I won't be able to read it on my PC or Samsung tablet? I want to be sure that ...
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How can I send a Kindle book to the Amazon cloud reader?

How can I send a book to my Amazon Cloud reader from the Amazon page? I remember being able to do that before, but know, I can only do 'Deliver to:' my Android device, my PC or my Mac, but the cloud ...
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Send RSS feeds to Kindle

Is there a way to automatically send RSS feeds from Google Reader to Kindle every day at a scheduled time? Basically I would like to receive the title of the unread feeds, then when I click that feed ...
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2 Amazon accounts supporting 1 Kindle

My family just recently purchased a Kindle. Both my wife and I have separate Amazon accounts. Can we connect both Amazon accounts to the same Kindle so that I could make whatever purchase I want from ...
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How can I read an updated book version on Amazon Cloud Reader using Firefox?

I got an email that an e-book I purchased from Amazon was updated. I logged on to Amazon, found the book in my Kindle library, and clicked the link to update the book. I figured out how to update the ...
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How do I delete documents from the Amazon cloud?

I used the Mac Amazon 'send to Kindle' application to send a few text files to my iPad. This works, except there's no way to delete files. The iPad's Kindle app's delete button only deletes files ...
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How much stuff can I send to my email@Kindle.com, and for how long will Amazon.com keep it?

I often send mobi files to my Kindle using the email and I also use Instapaper to send myself links weekly. Till now I only used this feature with my Kindle connected to the Wi-Fi. I guess that if it'...
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Send Instapaper articles to free.kindle address

Is there a way to send articles to my Kindle from Instapaper using the username@free.kindle.com address? I don't need the articles delivered over 3G, but would prefer to have them delivered over Wi-...
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How do I search the Amazon Kindle lending library through my browser?

I can't figure out how I can search the subset of books available for lending. Amazon's website search appears to only have a "Kindle Store" option. And on this help page I can see how one can ...
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How to access mobile-friendly HTML-only Gmail site in Kindle browser

I can access a very plain, bare-bones but functional interface for Gmail using my ancient Windows mobile phone. When I navigate to mail.google.com on it, I'm redirected to mail.google.com/mail/x/<...
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What timezone does Amazon's “Kindle book release” follow?

I'm trying to buy a book that goes on-sale tomorrow. Does the sale start at midnight where I live or does it start at midnight PDT where Amazon HQ is located?
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How do you reset the furthest location of a Kindle book?

Whenever I launch a specific book on my iPhone or iPad, it says that I'm not at the latest position and asks if I want to go to that position. The problem is that reported position is invalid (e.g. ...
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Sending a link to Instapaper FROM a Kindle

Say you are surfing using the Kindle 3's actually-pretty-good web browser, and you want to read something later, or perhaps the page contains video or something else that the Kindle can't display. ...
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How do I look at just the reviews of the format I'm buying on Amazon

I just bought a Kindle but when I look at reviews of a Kindle book I see reviews of the paperback and hardbacks. How do I filter the reviews so I just see reviews specifically of the Kindle copy? ...
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What blog reading websites are Kindle friendly? [closed]

My favorite blog reading applications are ajax heavy sites that are likely to crash the "experimental" browser on the Kindle. What web site can I use to aggregate my favorite RSS feeds and get an ...