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AMAZON KINDLE DX FREE 3G - 4TH EDITION User's Manual

AMAZON KINDLE DX FREE 3G - 4TH EDITION User's Manual (184 pages)

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Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Congratulations12................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Around12................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating this Guide14................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Registered14................................................................................................................................................................
Easy-to-Read Display15................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Access with Amazon Whispernet15................................................................................................................................................................
Your Choice of Text Size15................................................................................................................................................................
Your Choice of Number of Words per Line16................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Screen Rotation16................................................................................................................................................................
Read PDF Files17................................................................................................................................................................
Let Kindle Read to You17................................................................................................................................................................
Take It All with You18................................................................................................................................................................
Shop Anytime, Anywhere19................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Delivery19................................................................................................................................................................
Peruse Your Periodicals19................................................................................................................................................................
Search Your World19................................................................................................................................................................
Collections20................................................................................................................................................................
Clip Your Favorite Passages20................................................................................................................................................................
Bookmark Your Reading20................................................................................................................................................................
Add Your Own Notes21................................................................................................................................................................
Stay in Sync21................................................................................................................................................................
Convert Your Own Documents21................................................................................................................................................................
Social Networks22................................................................................................................................................................
Popular Highlights22................................................................................................................................................................
Learning More22................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Assistance23................................................................................................................................................................
Views of Kindle DX24................................................................................................................................................................
Front View24................................................................................................................................................................
Top View27................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View28................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Buttons30................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Menus30................................................................................................................................................................
The Application Menu31................................................................................................................................................................
Entering Text33................................................................................................................................................................
Lowercase and Uppercase Letters33................................................................................................................................................................
Numbers, Punctuation, and Symbols33................................................................................................................................................................
Screen Rotation35................................................................................................................................................................
Status Indicators37................................................................................................................................................................
Whispernet Status Indicators37................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Status Indicators38................................................................................................................................................................
Activity Indicator38................................................................................................................................................................
International Wireless Delivery (Kindle DX with international wireless only)39................................................................................................................................................................
The Home Screen40................................................................................................................................................................
Kindle Books40................................................................................................................................................................
Periodicals40................................................................................................................................................................
Blogs41................................................................................................................................................................
Audible Audiobooks41................................................................................................................................................................
PDF files41................................................................................................................................................................
Personal Documents41................................................................................................................................................................
Home Screen Features42................................................................................................................................................................
Sort Options43................................................................................................................................................................
Changing How the Home Screen is Sorted45................................................................................................................................................................
The Home Screen Menu45................................................................................................................................................................
Organizing With Collections48................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Collection48................................................................................................................................................................
Adding an Item to a Collection48................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Multiple Items to a Collection49................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Collection Details50................................................................................................................................................................
Renaming a Collection50................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting a Collection51................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Collections from Another Kindle51................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Your Content53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Kindle Content53................................................................................................................................................................
More about Managing Items53................................................................................................................................................................
International Wireless Delivery54................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 354................................................................................................................................................................
Types of Content55................................................................................................................................................................
Books55................................................................................................................................................................
Newspapers55................................................................................................................................................................
Magazines56................................................................................................................................................................
Audiobooks57................................................................................................................................................................
Background Music57................................................................................................................................................................
Content Formatting on Kindle58................................................................................................................................................................
Progress Indicator59................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Text Size59................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Number of Words per Line60................................................................................................................................................................
Increasing the Size of a Picture61................................................................................................................................................................
Moving from Place to Place62................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Menu to Get Around62................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating within a Periodical66................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Internal Links68................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing a Table69................................................................................................................................................................
Reading Across Multiple Kindles or Supported Devices69................................................................................................................................................................
Looking Up Definitions71................................................................................................................................................................
The Lookup Feature71................................................................................................................................................................
Annotations and Clippings72................................................................................................................................................................
Using Bookmarks73................................................................................................................................................................
Placing a Bookmark73................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Your Bookmarks74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing a Bookmark74................................................................................................................................................................
Using Highlights75................................................................................................................................................................
Highlighting a Passage75................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting a Highlight75................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Popular Highlights in Your Books76................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Popular Highlights in a Book77................................................................................................................................................................
Updating Popular Highlights in a Book78................................................................................................................................................................
Using Notes78................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Your Annotations80................................................................................................................................................................
Using Clippings81................................................................................................................................................................
More about My Clippings82................................................................................................................................................................
Sharing Notes and Highlights with Your Social Network84................................................................................................................................................................
Sharing Your Notes and Highlights84................................................................................................................................................................
Reading PDF Files86................................................................................................................................................................
Zooming into PDF Files87................................................................................................................................................................
Using the PDF Menu89................................................................................................................................................................
Listening to Audio Materials92................................................................................................................................................................
Background Audio94................................................................................................................................................................
Text-to-Speech95................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction to Search97................................................................................................................................................................
Types of Searches97................................................................................................................................................................
Searching What You are Currently Reading97................................................................................................................................................................
Searching All Your Content97................................................................................................................................................................
Searching Remotely97................................................................................................................................................................
Searching for Definitions98................................................................................................................................................................
Performing a Search98................................................................................................................................................................
Search Results Page99................................................................................................................................................................
Search Results for a Specific Item100................................................................................................................................................................
Search Results for a Definition101................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Remote Searches103................................................................................................................................................................
Searching Wikipedia103................................................................................................................................................................
Searching the Web103................................................................................................................................................................
Searching the Kindle Store103................................................................................................................................................................
the Kindle Store103................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started at the Store105................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting to the Kindle Store105................................................................................................................................................................
Kindle Store Pages106................................................................................................................................................................
The Kindle Storefront106................................................................................................................................................................
The Store Menu107................................................................................................................................................................
Browsing the Store108................................................................................................................................................................
Browse Listings Sample108................................................................................................................................................................
Getting the Details109................................................................................................................................................................
Product Detail Page Example110................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Details for Periodicals111................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Items to Your Wish List111................................................................................................................................................................
Recommendations, Reviews, and Ratings113................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended for You113................................................................................................................................................................
Looking Up Reviews113................................................................................................................................................................
Writing Your Own Ratings and Reviews114................................................................................................................................................................
Entering a Rating and Review115................................................................................................................................................................
Making Purchases116................................................................................................................................................................
Trying a Sample Book116................................................................................................................................................................
Buying Your Selections116................................................................................................................................................................
Returning an Item116................................................................................................................................................................
Using Basic Web119................................................................................................................................................................
Entering a URL119................................................................................................................................................................
Using Bookmarks and Adding Your Own120................................................................................................................................................................
Using Next Page and Previous Page121................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Links, Buttons, and Boxes121................................................................................................................................................................
Using History122................................................................................................................................................................
The Basic Web Menu122................................................................................................................................................................
Other Features125................................................................................................................................................................
Text Size125................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Files125................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Web Settings125................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Your Kindle Settings128................................................................................................................................................................
Registering or Deregistering Kindle130................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Kindle130................................................................................................................................................................
Deregistering Your Kindle131................................................................................................................................................................
Personalizing Your Kindle131................................................................................................................................................................
Password Protecting Your Kindle132................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing Your Primary Dictionary134................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Annotations Backup134................................................................................................................................................................
Linking Your Kindle to Your Social Network Accounts135................................................................................................................................................................
The Settings Menu136................................................................................................................................................................
Experimental139................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started140................................................................................................................................................................
System Requirements140................................................................................................................................................................
Making the Connection140................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Files from Your Computer142................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Your Documents142................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Your Clippings142................................................................................................................................................................
Converting and Transferring Your Documents144................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Formats for Conversion144................................................................................................................................................................
Sending Your Documents for Conversion145................................................................................................................................................................
Audiobooks and MP3s147................................................................................................................................................................
Audiobooks from Audible.com147................................................................................................................................................................
Audiobook Formats for Kindle147................................................................................................................................................................
Activation, Purchase, Download, and Transfer147................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Audiobooks147................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring MP3s148................................................................................................................................................................
Shopping for Kindle Content on Amazon150................................................................................................................................................................
Browsing the Kindle Store150................................................................................................................................................................
Ordering Content151................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Your Kindle on Amazon152................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Content from Your Computer153................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Kindle Support154................................................................................................................................................................
Kindle Support Web Address154................................................................................................................................................................
Kindle Support E-mail Address154................................................................................................................................................................
Kindle Support Phone Numbers154................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Books155................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Periodical Subscriptions157................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Personal Documents158................................................................................................................................................................
My Kindle won't turn on/My Kindle is unresponsive or appears frozen162................................................................................................................................................................
My wireless isn't working162................................................................................................................................................................
I'm unable to download a book even though I see strong wireless signal strength163................................................................................................................................................................
to be corrupted163................................................................................................................................................................
I'm having problems transferring content from my computer to my Kindle163................................................................................................................................................................
Text-to-speech sounds distorted164................................................................................................................................................................
My Kindle doesn't charge when using the power adapter164................................................................................................................................................................
I can't open any of my books and receive an error message instead165................................................................................................................................................................
None of my problems are listed above. What should I do165................................................................................................................................................................
Safety and Compliance Information167................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Your Kindle168................................................................................................................................................................
Servicing Your Device168................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Safety168................................................................................................................................................................
Headphone Safety169................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Safety and Compliance169................................................................................................................................................................
Turn Off Wireless When Flying169................................................................................................................................................................
Be Careful Around Other Electronic Devices169................................................................................................................................................................
Steps to Minimize Interference170................................................................................................................................................................
Watch for Signs170................................................................................................................................................................
D00801, FCC ID: XDZ-1013171................................................................................................................................................................
Exposure to Radio Frequency Energy171................................................................................................................................................................
Compliance Information for Kindle Users Outside the U.S171................................................................................................................................................................
Recycling Kindle Properly171................................................................................................................................................................
UL Certification Number171................................................................................................................................................................
Product Specifications172................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Connectivity173................................................................................................................................................................
Digital Content174................................................................................................................................................................
Software175................................................................................................................................................................
General176................................................................................................................................................................
WARRANTY INFORMATION FOR MODEL NUMBER D00801180................................................................................................................................................................
ONE-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY FOR MODEL NUMBER D00801180................................................................................................................................................................
Patent Notices182................................................................................................................................................................
Copyright and Trademark Notices183................................................................................................................................................................
Other Language Versions184................................................................................................................................................................