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How to find "Archives" on older Kindles?


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Initial post: May 19, 2012 9:43:38 AM PDT
mappam says:
I want/need to archive some of my downloads but my Kindle is the 2 year old version of the "Keyboard Kindle". I have No Idea how to archive. All the info I have gotten from friends and reading the forums seems to be for the newer versions of the Fire or Kindles.

Thanks for any info - I really appreciate it.

Posted on May 20, 2012 9:31:57 AM PDT
mappam says:
Please someone? There has to be someone that has archived books from an older Kindle - I can't be the only one?

In reply to an earlier post on May 20, 2012 9:45:46 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on May 20, 2012 9:48:02 AM PDT
Dragi Raos says:
Pamela, you archive a title by removing it from your Kindle. Left click on the title and confirm, or right-click and choose "Remove from device" from the context menu.

Edit: If the prompt says "Remove..", the title is from Amazon or your personal documents cloud, that is, it has a backup in Archives. If it is a file existing only on your Kindle (as far as Amazon is concerned), the wording is "Delete...".

Archived items are accessed through a folder at the bottom of the home page (if you decide to re-download those titles). You can also access it from home page menu.

BTW, if you pose a question like this on Kindle Help forum ( http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/forums/kindleqna ), you will typically get an answer within minutes. "Regular" Kindle forum linked to from the bottom of this page ( http://www.amazon.com/forum/kindle ) will also do.

Posted on May 20, 2012 10:22:48 AM PDT
mappam says:
Thank SOO much Dragi!

I am new to the forums and haven't really figured out all of the different forums or areas to actually put my questions - so I appreciate the link a LOT!

In reply to an earlier post on May 21, 2012 2:45:11 AM PDT
Dragi Raos says:
You are welcome, Pamela!
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