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Any way to 'organize' books on Kindle Fire?


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Initial post: Dec 1, 2011 12:56:27 PM PST
E. Schroder says:
I would like to organize the books on my Kindle Fire library. I see on the Kindle touch that you can put books into Collections. Is there anything like this on the Fire? I don't want to have to scroll through lots of books to find what I want - and I can't always remember a title to do a search......

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 1:08:39 PM PST
FranB says:
No, not yet.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 1:11:36 PM PST
You can "save to favorites" which puts the books on the shelves below the Carousel. Once there, you can drag them around and sort them. It's far from perfect, but it's all we have at this time.

Let your opinion be known to Amazon as well.

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 1:26:08 PM PST
Patrelle says:
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 1:30:12 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 1, 2011 1:30:36 PM PST
@Patrelle: No. If you want, you can keep it plugged in perpetually without damaging it.

Hint: This is a different topic which has nothing to do with this thread's title. Next time, start at forum page one, scroll down below the other entries and start a new discussion.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 2:47:49 PM PST
E. Schroder says:
I guess I am being a dunce, but how/where do I get a 'save to favorites' option?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 2:49:10 PM PST
Do a "long hold" on the book and the option will pop up.

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 2:51:03 PM PST
deannah says:
If you're speaking of the Fire, simply press and hold on the book. You will get the option to "add to favorites." After adding, you can hold and press to move it where you want it on the shelves.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 2:51:46 PM PST
deannah says:
Woops .. cross posted. Sorry.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 2:53:34 PM PST
Better too much info than not enough. :)

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 2:54:52 PM PST
Skeezix says:
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 3:01:04 PM PST
E. Schroder says:
Amelio & Deannah - thanks for the info! It works! It is not perfect - but better than looking through every book/app I have. It will help me remember which books I want to read first! Thanks again!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 1, 2011 3:03:36 PM PST
that is my number one first request for new programming on the Kindle!

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 9:04:34 PM PST
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Posted on Dec 1, 2011 9:20:55 PM PST
Bixillarla says:
John, only ones who know that are Amazon and they havn't announced anything.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2011 5:39:32 AM PST
E. Schroder says:
Sorry Skeezix, I did not notice the box on the right side of the screen.... I looked for a search option, but I was looking at the top of the page and the bottom. Thank you for showing me where it is!!! I will make sure to use it next time I have a question.... As you can tell, I am a newbie to the forums!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2011 5:47:18 AM PST
Don't put too much faith in the search feature here. It is almost useless. There is no sort at all, not even a simple by "Date."

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2011 5:48:54 AM PST
E. Schroder says:
Thanks for the info Amelio!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2011 6:38:08 AM PST
 nospin  says:
If you notice on posts, in the upper right, there is a 'In reply to an earlier post'. If you click on the highlighted 'an earlier post' you can determine what post the responder was referring to.

Posted on Dec 2, 2011 5:06:04 PM PST
Jack says:
Any way to organize music on the Kindle Fire?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 3, 2011 5:15:54 PM PST
Mike Bethany says:
Hey Skeezix,

Guess how I found your unhelpful answer.

It always cracks me up when people that tell others to use search don't actually seem to know how it works themselves.

Posted on Dec 11, 2011 7:29:05 PM PST
CeisMomma says:
Does anyone know if there is a limit to the amount of favorites?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 12, 2011 9:26:02 AM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 12, 2011 9:27:22 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 13, 2011 5:30:13 AM PST
Who says that the Fire is the "top end" Kindle? It's a tablet device that is able to be used to read ebooks.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 13, 2011 5:10:10 AM PST
I just purchased about twenty albums from the Amazon store and they all downloaded into a folder called "latest additions" on my book case. VERY WONDERFUL !! That leads me to think they are working on a folder structure.
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