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Questions tagged [amazon-kindle]

Use this tag for the Amazon Kindle e-book reading device; do not confuse it with the Kindle for Android app (tag: 'kindle-for-android') or the Kindle Fire line of devices ('amazon-kindle-fire', 'amazon-kindle-fire-hd').

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Can we emulate Kindles? [closed]

There are emulators which run on Kindles but I can't seem to find an emulator which runs on a computer and emulates a Kindle device. Closest I can find is for authors checking page formats. I know ...
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How do I install Google Chrome on a Kindle Fire?

I'm tryhing to install any version of Google Chrome on Kindle Fire using instructions here -- https://www.technipages.com/kindle-fire-how-to-install-google-chrome-via-apk-file. I have followed all ...
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Kindle Fire HD 8.9 not getting unbricked after going into fastboot mode

I have a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch tablet on which I tried to install stock android OS but failed somehow. Now the tablet when started shows only Kindle Fire logo.I have tried various links on XDA and ...
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How to install Google Play on Kindle Fire 7" (2016)?

I'm trying to install Google Play (and rest of Google services) on my Kidle Fire 7" model 2016. I've done little bit of research and noticed that things change rapidly. I'm looking for verified and ...
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How to install hindi font in kindle 6.4.5 without rooting it?

I have Kindle whose version # is 6.4.5. I have installed whatsapp in it. But the Hindi messages will not appear correctly , it will be shown in rectangle form. I have tried to install hindi font as ...
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Kindle Fire HD (Tate) boot loop, after attempt to install CM

I attempted to install Cyanogenmod on my Tate, according to the directions in the Wiki. https://wiki.cyanogenmod.org/w/Install_CM_for_tate At Step 3, number 5 (fastboot -i 0x1949 oem recovery), the ...
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Can android developers use the kindle fire to run their apps?

I need a device to test my application against but don't own an android device. I found the Kindle fire for $40 which seamed like a great deal to get me started debugging my app but it says it uses ...
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Where are books downloaded from Amazon Kindle stored?

I download a book from Amazon Kindle, and would like to transfer it to my laptop. Where is it stored in my Android 4.4.2 phone (Kyocera Hydro Icon)? Is it possible to find it out using some ...
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“Other” folder on SD card with Kindle Fire 10

A friend of mine has a new Kindle Fire 10 tablet and has a 64GB SD card. When downloading content from Amazon Prime, the SD card fills up with more data than the content downloaded This content is ...
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Silk Browser's full screen option has gone on Kindle Fire HDX?

Am I going nuts (well, yes, but ..), or has Amazon Kindle Fire HDX removed full screen from the silk browser? I can not find the full screen button now, just a sort of menu button in the navigation ...
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CM11 Kindle Fire - “Incompatible with other applications(s) using the same shared user ID” with Google Calendar

I'm running Cyanogenmod 11 (KitKat 4.4.4) on my 1st Gen (Otter) Kindle Fire, with GApps installed. I can install other apps just fine, I installed Slack with no issues. However, when I went to ...
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Can read books in Amazon Kindle on LG 4G Tablet

When I tried to read a book that I downloaded onto my tablet in Amazon Kindle, I can see the book, but when I go to the pages of the book, there is nothing. I see the title of the book across the top ...
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Why my ebook does not show words in my Kindle app?

I have 2 android devices. One of them shows the words. The other one does not. It also works fine in my PC. Please help.
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google play services is not supported by kindle fire

I installed google play services on my kindle fire 6. Except whenever I try to launch it, it always crashes. And when I try to launch another app, YouTube for example, it says "Google Play Services, ...
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Kindle Fire Freetime Wifi Password

I bought my kiddo a Kindle Fire HD 7 Kids Edition for a present. I've set it up with a child profile and an adult profile. My problem is that no matter what settings I change, it always asks for the ...
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How do I send articles viewed in my web browser to my Kindle from android

In my desktop web browser I have the Amazon "Send to Kindle" add-in which produces a readable version of a web page and sends the article to my Kindle for reading later. I use this primarily for ...
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How to Chromecast Spotify?

How can I Chromecasting Spotify from an Android device? App Image or only sound. With or without Internet connection. Utilizing Downloaded tracks, when available. With my device as mobile Hotspot? ...
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Kindle Store opens web browser instead of its native Kindle store

On my new Samsung S5, when I press Kindle Store button, it opens web browser view and not the native Kindle store. Any help?
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Kindle screen suddenly became very dim on LG tablet running 4.2.2 Can't increase brightness

How can I increase brightness of Kindle screen on my LG tablet running 4.2.2? Screen suddenly became very dim. Thanks.
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how can I change the contents of /proc/product_name_extra?

I have a rooted device and need to change the contents of /proc/product_name_extra from Prod to Eng. I have tried cp, mv, echo, and vi. I get IO error most commonly and no matter what perms I set I ...
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How can I remove apps from my “cloud”?

When I delete an application from my Kindle Fire, it remains in the "cloud" in case I ever want to re-download them. Is there any way I can remove/disown these apps so they don't show up in the cloud?
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Fastboot Kindle Fire 2

EDIT 2: Thanks for all the help. I think I found it! http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2035047 EDIT 1: Putting this edit on top of the post so that people read it first. I got the ...
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Install Android apps in Kindle fire with Jelly Bean 4.1

I upgrade my Kindle Fire with Android Jelly Bean 4.1 but i can't install some apps from Google Play site, it mentions that they are not compatible with the device, the only solution now would be ...
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Can I limit Kindle purchases to only 1 device on my account?

I have 3 kindle devices linked to my account for my kids to read books as well. We each buy our own books on the one amazon Kindle account however at times we dont want to share our purchases onto ...
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Is there a way to record internal audio?

I have Amazon Kindle (I don't have a USB cable, so I can't root the Kindle). I also have online lectures. For some reasons, my Kindle can stream faster than on my PC. Now, I want to record the audio ...
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Can I sync my Kindle books with my Android phone?

I have just bought a Kindle and the cool thing about it is you have an email address @kindle.com where you can send your books and it automatically converts it to a .azw and syncs it with your Kindle. ...