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AMAZON KINDLE DX FREE 3G - 4TH EDITION Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for AMAZON KINDLE DX FREE 3G - 4TH EDITION

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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................................................................................................................................................................